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Applied anatomy

Catherine Spoors and Kevin Kiff

in Training in Anaesthesia

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199227266
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753176 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199227266.003.0006

Series: Oxford Speciality Training

Applied anatomy

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Introduction to regional anaesthesia - The mouth, nose, and pharynx - The larynx - The surgical airway - Peripheral cannulation - Intravenous regional anaesthesia (IVRA) - Great veins of the neck and central venous access - Upper limb anatomy and blocks - Brachial plexus blockade - Thoracic and abdominal walls - The vertebral column - Neuraxial blockade - Sub-arachnoid blockade (SAB) - Epidural anaesthesia - Complications of SAB and epidural - Lower limb anatomy and blocks I - Lower limb anatomy and blocks II - Dermatomes and myotomes

Chapter.  20510 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anaesthetics

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