Fundamentals of Regional Anaesthesia

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$144.40
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $61.98
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 59%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (11) from $61.98   
  • New (7) from $118.33   
  • Used (4) from $61.98   

Overview

This superbly illustrated book provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of regional anaesthesia for the trainee and practising anaesthetist alike. Written by a team of experts who are well-known in the field of regional anaesthesia, the book is structured logically, with essential anatomy being followed by indications and then the block techniques themselves, all sections being organised by region of the body, for ease-of-reference. Fully illustrated in colour throughout with all illustrations produced especially for this book, it the essential, one-stop guide to regional anaesthesia for all anaesthetists. Key features
• Expert authors of international renown
• Superbly illustrated in full colour thoughout
• Logical structure by body region aids rapid access to information
• Comprehensive coverage of all blocks in use today.
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
' ... a clear, simple lightweight book on a vast, often complex topic ... Overall this is a book that comes highly recommended both for departments and for the individual.' Acute Pain
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781841101262
  • Publisher: Greenwich Medical Media Limited
  • Publication date: 5/30/2004
  • Pages: 180
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.75 (d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Principles and Practice: 1. Drug nomenclature; 2. The benefits of regional anaesthesia; 3. How to use regional anaesthesia; 4. Regional anaesthesia equipment; 5. Complications of regional anaesthesia; 6. Pharmacology of local anaesthetics; Part II. Peripheral Nerve Blocks: 7. The lower extremity; 8. Lumbar plexus block; 8.1 Psoas compartment (sheath) block; 9. Femoral nerve block; 9.1 Obturator nerve block; 10. Lateral cutaneous nerve of the thigh block; 10.1 Iliac crest block; 11. Sciatic nerve block; 11.1 Saphenous nerve block (knee); 11.2 Popliteal fossa block; 11.3 Intra-articular block of the knee; 11.4 Tibial nerve block; 11.5 Sural nerve block; 11.6 Saphenous nerve block (ankle); 11.7 Superficial peroneal nerve block; 11.8 Peroneal nerve block; 11.9 Metatarsal block; 12. Digital nerve block; 12.1 Web space block; 13. The abdomen and thorax; 13.1 Penile block; 13.2 Scrotal infiltration; 13.3 Inguinal field block; 13.4 Inguinal canal block; 13.5 Intercostal nerve block; 13.6 Thoracic paravertebral block; 13.7 Interpleural block; 14. The upper limb; 14.1 Brachial plexus block; 14.2 Interscalene block; 14.3 Supraclavicular block; 14.4 Axillary block; 14.5 Vertical infraclavicular block; 14.6 Suprascapular nerve block; 14.7 Ulnar nerve block (elbow); 14.8 Median nerve block (elbow); 14.9 Median cutaneous nerve of forearm block; 14.10 Radial nerve block (elbow); 14.11 Lateral cutaneous nerve of forearm block; 15. Posterior cutaneous nerve of forearm block; 15.1 Ulnar nerve block (hand); 15.2 Median nerve block (hand); 15.3 Metacarpal block; 16. Digital nerve block (hand); 16.1 Web space block; 17. The eye; 17.1 Topical anaesthesia; 17.2 Subconjunctival block; 17.3 Peribulbar block; 17.4 Retrobulbar block; 17.5 Sub-Tenon's block; 18. The head, neck and airway; 18.1 Superficial cervical plexus block; 18.2 Deep cervical plexus block; 18.3 Greater and lesser occipital nerve block; 18.4 Greater auricular nerve block; 18.5 Auriculotemporal nerve block; 18.6 Zygomaticofacial nerve block; 19. Zygomaticotemporal nerve block; 20. Mental nerve block; 21. Infraorbital nerve block; 22. Supraorbital and supratrochlear nerve block; 22.1 Topical anesthesia (airway); 22.2 Superior laryngeal nerve block; 22.3 Transtracheal block; 23. Continuous peripheral nerve catheter techniques; Part III. Central Neuraxial Blocks: 24. Anatomy; 24.1 Bony structures; 24.2 Spinal cord; 24.3 Autonomic nervous system; 25. Meninges; 25.1 Epidural space; 25.2 Caudal anatomy; 26. Physiology; 26.1 Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); 26.2 Spinal anaesthesia; 26.3 Epidural anaesthesia; 26.4 Caudal anaesthesia; 27. Indications; 27.1 Spinal; 27.2 Epidural; 27.3 Caudal; 27.4 Adult; 27.5 Paediatric; 27.6 Spinal or epidural?; 28. Techniques; 28.1 Spinal anaesthesia; 28.2 Epidural anaesthesia; 28.3 Caudal anaesthesia; Part IV. Appendix; Index of specific techniques; Further reading.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)