Rezlep

About

Username
Rezlep
Joined
Visits
20
Last Active
Roles
Member
Points
12
Pronouns
-
Badges
2

Comments

  • Tranthecal injections have worked well in studies, I just don’t have any experience in them. Take a look at this paper https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1285922/pdf/archemed00037-0042.pdf Seems pretty effective.
  • Would recommend avoiding, I've never seen or heard of them used in surgery. Nerves that supply the digits run either side of the digit, not on the dorsal and palmar surfaces. There is no reason a digital block should fail if its done properly - if t…
  • These would be the maximum recommended doses for any area, there is no real hard and fast rule for dosing, I usually just inject a nerve block and then inject some more if the area is not fully anaesthetised. My usual dose for a digital block would …
  • Digital blocks are very useful - I'll be doing a separate primer on them later on. The issue with digital blocks is that the arteries and nerves that supply fingers are very close to where you want to inject. I'd formally advise against trying it un…
  • Forum Username: Rezlep Location: Sydney, Australia Skills: * Human Physiology * General Medicine * Family Medicine * Sports Medicine * Anatomy * Embalming * Surgical skills * Suturing * Advanced Trauma Life Support Education/Certifications: * M…