Local and Regional Anaesthesia in the Emergency Department Made Easy

By

  • Mike Wells, BSc(Hons), MD, FRCPath MBBCh MScMed(Emergency Medicine) DipPEC(SA) FCEM(SA), Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK PLUERE Inc., CO, USA Specialist Emergency Physician, Lecturer and Consultant, Director of Emergency Ultrasound Training, Division of Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Health, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; Netcare Union Hospital Emergency Department, Johannesburg, South Africa

Audience

Trainees in Emergency Medicine
Junior Doctors working in Accident and Emergency Departments

 

Book information

  • Published: June 2010
  • Imprint: CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • ISBN: 978-0-7020-3487-9


Table of Contents

Introduction. Local anaesthetic toxidromes and complications. Topical anaesthesia. Local anaesthesia. Basic dental and oral local anaesthesia. Haematoma block. Intra-articular local anaesthesia. Intrapleural block. Intravenous regional anaesthesia. Nerve block regional anaesthesia. Procedural sedation and analgesia.