Regional Anesthesia Manual—upper extremity blocks
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Regional Anesthesia Manual—upper extremity blocks

Introduction Peripheral nerve blocks are gaining widespread popularity for perioperative pain management because of their specific advantages over general anesthesia and central neuraxial anesthesia. Pain relief with PNB avoids side effects such as somnolence, nausea and vomiting, hemodynamic instability and voiding difficulty inherent to general and central neuraxial anesthesia. Patients who undergo surgery under PNB […]

Anesthesia and Pediatric Dentistry
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Anesthesia and Pediatric Dentistry

Anesthesia and Pediatric Dentistry At Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, we believe parents and guardians can contribute to the success of these procedures and invite you to participate. Please read the following information to learn about this medication, its possible use for your child’s dental procedure, and how you can help. Fast Facts About […]

Mandibular Anesthesia Techniques
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Mandibular Anesthesia Techniques

Mandibular Anesthesia Techniques Inferior Alveolar and Lingual Nerve Blocks Block of the inferior alveolar nerve, also known as a mandibular block, occurs at the mandibular foramen just before the inferior alveolar nerve enters it. The mandibular foramen is situated on the medial aspect of the ramus of the mandible, in close association with the lingula […]