14064 Common Ultrasound-Guided Head and Neck Blocks for Pain Medicine December 19, 2014
Weekly grand rounds as a forum for clinical and basic research updates in neurology with respect to diagnosis and management of neurological disorders and advances in neuroscience. General areas of focus will include among others the following: neuromuscular, epilepsy, sleep, movement disorders, stroke and vascular disorders, neurodegenertive, dementia and memory disorders, headaches and cranial neuralgias, autonomic disorders, and general neurologic conditions.
Neurologists and Neuropsychologists as a specialty, including both generalists and sub-specialists. Health care providers including physicians (MD's, DO's) RN, APNP, PA, PhD, as well as students, residents, and fellows. Also included are basic and clinical researchers and clinicians throughout neurology, neurosurgery, and neuropsychology especially during the monthly interdisciplinary grand rounds presentations.
1) Review anatomy of common head and neck blocks
2) Review sonoanatomy of these blocks
3) Discuss evidence-based techniques for the safe performance of these blocks
Hariharan Shankar, MD
Director, Pain Clinic; Dept of Anesthesiology at VA Medical Center
Progran Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship Program
Associate Professor, Dept of Anesethesiology
Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin
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- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.