Nerve Blocks

Barrington, M. J. and Kluger, R. Ultrasound Guidance Reduces the Risk of Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity Following Peripheral Nerve Blockade. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2013;38: 289–299 DOI: 10.1097/AAP.0b013e318292669b

Fischer, J. et al. Case Report: Ultrasound-guided distal popliteal sciatic nerve block for ED anesthesia. American Journal of Emergency Medicine (2011) 29, 697.e3–697.e5. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2010.06.015

Frenkel, O. et al. Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Nerve Block for Pain Control in an Infant With a Femur Fracture Due to Nonaccidental Trauma. Pediatr Emer Care 2012;28: 183-184

Frenkel, O. et al. Ultrasound-Guided Forearm Nerve Blocks in Kids: A Novel Method for Pain Control in the Treatment of Hand-Injured Pediatric Patients in the Emergency Department. Pediatr Emer Care 2015;31: 00–00

Geffen, G. van, et al. Ultrasound-guided proximal and distal sciatic nerve blocks in children. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia (2010) 22, 241–245 doi:10.1016/j.jclinane.2009.07.009

Liebmann, O. et al. Feasibility of Forearm Ultrasonography-Guided Nerve Blocks of the Radial, Ulnar, and Median Nerves for Hand Procedures in the Emergency Department. Annals of Emergency Medicine, November 2006, Volume 48, No. 5: 558-562.  doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2006.04.014

Neal, J. M. et al. Upper Extremity Regional Anesthesia: Essentials of Our Current Understanding, 2008. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2009;34: 134-170. DOI: 10.1097/AAP.0b013e31819624eb

Stone, M. B. et al. Ultrasound-guided supraclavicular block for the treatment of upper extremity fractures, dislocations, and abscesses in the ED. American Journal of Emergency Medicine (2007) 25, 472 – 475. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2006.08.019

Stone, M. B. et al. Case Report: Ultrasound-guided intercostal nerve block for traumatic pneumothorax requiring tube thoracostomy. American Journal of Emergency Medicine (2011) 29, 697.e1–697.e2. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2010.06.014

Tsui, B. C. H. and Suresh, S. Ultrasound Imaging for Regional Anesthesia in Infants, Children, and Adolescents: A Review of Current Literature and Its Application in the Practice of Extremity and Trunk Blocks. Anesthesiology 2010; 112:473–92

Ultrasound Guided Nerve Blocks in Emergency Care
- Mike Stone, Highland General Hospital 
October 16th 2011 Moscone Center San Francisco CA

Distal Sciatic Nerve Block
- Mike Stone, Highland General Hospital
A quick intro to scanning and planning your approach to a popliteal sciatic nerve block

Ulnar Nerve Block
- Mike Stone, Highland General Hospital
A 2 minute intro to scanning and planning your approach to an ulnar nerve block

Radial Nerve Block
- Mike Stone, Highland General Hospital
A 2 minute intro to scanning and planning your approach to a radial nerve block

Median Nerve Block
- Mike Stone, Highland General Hospital
A 2 minute intro to scanning and planning your approach to a median nerve block

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