Dec 07, 2021  
2021-2022 South University Academic Catalog Version I 
    
2021-2022 South University Academic Catalog Version I

ANS5601 Regional Anesthesia Practice I


Prerequisite(s): Permission of the faculty
Corequisite(s): None
Explore fundamental techniques of regional anesthesia, including positioning and use of pertinent equipment, such as ultrasound. Understand the anatomy specific to neuraxial and upper extremity peripheral nerve blockade. Discuss the pharmacology and use of local anesthetics pertaining to regional anesthesia. Describe the indications for use and management of potential complications of regional blocks. Practice hands-on techniques during the accompanying course workshops.     2 credit hours