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Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia 2019
Conference Setting
Start Date: 4/5/2019       End Date: 4/5/2019
City: St. Petersburg
State/Province: Florida
Country: United States of America

Conference Details
Primary Focus: Vascular Ultrasound
Sponsor: Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc

Link to Organizer Site for More Information on this Event
https://www.gcus.com/

Description provided by the Organizer

Upon completion of this activity the learner should be able to:

  • Increase the participants’ knowledge and competence to perform Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia procedures.
  • Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images.
  • List the advantages of using ultrasound-guided nerve block techniques.
  • Identify and distinguish the topographic and cross-sectional brachial plexus anatomy.
  • Demonstrate imaging techniques for performing ultrasound-guided upper extremities regional anesthesia nerve blocks.
  • Demonstrate imaging techniques for performing ultrasound-guided lower extremities anesthesia nerve blocks on live models.
  • Perform PECC and TAP blocks using ultrasound guidance
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques, and interpretation criteria to integrate the skills learned into clinical practice.
Instructors: 

Arun Kalava MD

Michael D. Herrick MD

Venue:

111 2nd Ave. NE, Suite 800

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Course website:

https://www.gcus.com/courses/about/3965/ultrasound-guided-regional-anesthesia