Comprehensive Review of Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Ultrasound Guidance for Anesthesia Providers
Join us for two days of intense review of Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Ultrasound Guidance. See regional anesthesia and opioid-free anesthesia techniques in a whole new light and take advantage of the hands-on training in a way that only Twin Oaks Anesthesia can provide! Review the agenda and register for this two-day event below.
Saturday, February 2nd | 2019
Comprehensive Review of Peripheral Nerve Blocks
A comprehensive review for anesthesia providers about the current practices of peripheral nerve blocks. This course is designed to provide the foundations of clinical regional anesthesia.
Registration and Continental Breakfast provided
Fundamentals of nerve structure and local anesthetics & Exparel update
Risk Management and ultrasound reimbursement
Fundamentals of ultrasound, knobology, machine use basics plane vs axis needle visualization
Peripheral and central vascular access
Superficial cervical plexus, begin brachial plexus blocks, interscalene
Superclavivcular, infraclavicular, axillary, PECs series, introduction to INTRAPEC
Hands-on station for neck and upper extremity focus
Hands-on station for needle guidance
Sunday, March 31st | 2019
Current Ultrasound Guidance for the Anesthesia Provider
Exposure for anesthesia providers to the basic sciences, current literature, and latest techniques relating to the use of ultrasound in anesthesia practice, allowing the provider the necessary tools to practice safe and up-to-date ultrasound guided procedures.
Sign-in and Continental Breakfast provided
Ultrasound of the neurosis, TAP techniques x 3
Anterior upper leg: vascular and nerve techniques
Sciatic, popliteal, fascia iliaca, saphenous (adductor canal)
Posterior upper thigh nerve blocks
Hands-on station for ultrasound of the spine
Hands-on station for ultrasound of the TAP
Hands-on station for femoral, sciatic, and popliteal
Hands-on station for comprehensive ultrasound practice
We are committed to stay a reasonable amount of time extra to ensure that the hands-on experience skills are ample to fit each attendee. The instructors and presenters vary per course dependent on availability and class size.