Thursday
2020-03-19
Lecture Hall
Friday
2020-03-20
Lecture Hall
Saturday (optional)
2020-03-21
Lecture Hall
Lecture Hall
Lecture Hall
Lecture Hall
12:30 - 13:00
LATEST NYSORA’S REVERSE ULTRASOUND ANATOMY: UPPER AND LOWER EXTREMITIES AND TRUNCAL BLOCKS
13:00 - 13:30
TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY: LATEST FAST-TRACK PROTOCOLS
13:30 - 14:00
TOTAL HIP ARTHROPLASTY: LATEST FAST-TRACK PROTOCOLS
14:00 - 14:30
IS REGIONAL ANESTHESIA COMPATIBLE WITH HOSPITAL BUSINESS?
14:30 - 15:00
COFFEE BREAK
15:00 - 15:30
UPDATE ON TAP AND QL BLOCKS – INDICATIONS AND EVIDENCE
15:30 - 16:00
UPDATE ON PEC AND ERECTOR SPINAE BLOCKS – INDICATIONS AND EVIDENCE
16:00 - 16:30
ARE LOCAL ANESTHETICS PERFORMING MIRACLES EVERYWHERE?
08:00 - 09:00
LIPOSOMAL BUPIVACAINE FOR MAJOR SHOULDER SURGERY vs INTERSCALENE CATHETER FOR MAJOR SHOULDER SURGERY
09:00 - 10:00
EXTENDING THE DURATION OF SINGLE – INJECTION BLOCKS

EXTENDING THE DURATION OF SINGLE – INJECTION BLOCKS:

  • REVIEW MORE TRADITIONAL ADDITIVES – EPINEPHRINE, CLONIDINE, DEXMEDETOMIDINE
  • EXPLORE NEWER ADDITIVES – DEXAMETHASONE (IV AND PERINEURAL), BUPRENORPHINE, MAGNESIUM
10:00 - 10:30
COFFEE BREAK
10:30 - 12:00
ERAS COMPONENTS AND “”NEWER”” METHODS FOR REDUCING OPIOID REQUIREMENTS

ERAS COMPONENTS AND “”NEWER”” METHODS FOR REDUCING OPIOID REQUIREMENTS:

  • KETAMIN
  • LIDOCAINE INFUSION
  • MAGNESIUM
  • DEXMEDETOMIDINE
  • PANEL DISCUSSION
12:00 - 13:30
LUNCH, PRAYERS, NON-CME INDUSTRY SYMPOSIUM
13:30 - 15:00
ANALGESIC OPTIONS FOR MINIMALLY INVASIVE THORACIC SURGERY

ANALGESIC OPTIONS FOR MINIMALLY INVASIVE THORACIC SURGERY:

  • TEA
  • PVB
  • INTER COSTAL
  • ERECTOR SPINAE
  • PANEL DISCUSSION
15:00 - 15:30
INTERVENTIONAL TREATMENT FOR TRIGEMINAL NEURALGA
15:30 - 16:00
INTERVENTIONAL CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENT
16:00 - 16:30
THE SCIENCE OF REGENERATIVE MEDICINE
08:00 - 10:00
PAIN WORKSHOP: LEARN THE MOST USEFUL PAIN BLOCKS FOR THE ANESTHESIOLOGIST

Head & Neck, Sympathetic, Back Pain, Hip and Buttock Blocks

10:00 - 10:15
COFFEE BREAK
10:15 - 12:15
UPDATES ON ULTRASOUND-GUIDED UPPER EXTREMITY BLOCKS

The unique format of this workshop is designed to provide you with a whole range of skills to perform the most frequently indicated blocks in your everyday practice.

  • Description of the technique, main indications and patient preparation.
  • In-depth overview of the relevant 3D anatomy with simultaneous correlation with the sono-anatomy on a live model, to better understand the foundations of block efficacy and safety
  • Ample time to practice the scanning techniques on models and learn how to obtain the optimal US images for the most common approaches guided by expert instructors
  • Discussions on block techniques, tips, and tricks

Content:

  • Interscalene and Supraclavicular blocks
  • Infraclavicular block
  • Axillary and distal nerve blocks

Target audience: Practitioners willing to acquire and/or improve their skills in performing the most useful ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve blocks.

12:15 - 13:00
LUNCH, NON-CME INDUSTRY SYMPOSIUM
13:00 - 15:00
UPDATES ON ULTRASOUND-GUIDED LOWER EXTREMITY BLOCKS

The unique format of this workshop is designed to provide you with a whole range of skills to perform the most frequently indicated blocks in your everyday practice.

  • Description of the technique, main indications and patient preparation.
  • In-depth overview of the relevant 3D anatomy with simultaneous correlation with the sono-anatomy on a live model, to better understand the foundations of block efficacy and safety
  • Ample time to practice the scanning techniques on models and learn how to obtain the optimal US images for the most common approaches guided by expert instructors
  • Discussions on block techniques, tips, and tricks

Content:

  • Fascia iliaca block, Femoral nerve and subsartorial blocks
  • Subgluteal and Popliteal sciatic nerve blocks
  • Distal nerves at the level of the ankle

Target audience: Practitioners willing to acquire and/or improve their skills in performing the most useful ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve blocks.

15:00 - 15:15
COFFEE BREAK
15:15 - 17:15
UPDATES ON ADVANCED BLOCKS – THORACIC, PARAVERTEBRAL, INTERCOSTAL, SPINE BLOCKS

This session will follow the format of a master class delivered by top experts in the field, covering the essential knowledge, scanning practice tips and tricks and safety precautions that are essential to perform neuraxial and truncal blocks

Goals:

  • Description of the techniques, main indications and patient preparation.
  • In-depth overview of the relevant 3D anatomy with simultaneous correlation with the sono-anatomy on a live model, to better understand the foundations of block efficacy and safety
  • Live demonstration of systematic scanning techniques to identify standard views
  • Practice the scanning techniques on models and learn how to obtain the optimal US images for the most common approaches guided by expert instructors
  • Discussions on block techniques, tips, and tricks

Content:

  • Neuraxial Techniques
  • Paravertebral and Erector Spinae
  • Pectoral nerves and Serratus Plane blocks
  • TAP blocks & Quadratus lumborum


Target audience
: Practitioners with interest in introducing US guidance to spinal and epidural techniques, and US-guided paravertebral blocks

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