Publication Year: 2011
Authors/Editor: Collier, Collier
Publisher: CRC Press
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 95
Brings together the most comprehensive collection of post-block epidurograms in the world into a single volume
With accompanying X-rays and contrast injection images, this book clearly explains why an epidural block has failed and provides practical advice on how to avoid complications in the future. This unique book for specialist and trainee anaesthetists demonstrates, with simple X-rays and contrast injection, why epidurals are occasionally imperfect. Epidural Anaesthesia: Images, Problems and Solutions will enable you to refine your technique and avoid adverse outcomes in practice.
*Contains over 180 clearly labelled X-rays and contrast injection images to help you learn using these examples.
*Uses X-rays and contrast injection images rather than more complext imaging technologies, to allow quick assessment of blocks in the most basic radiology department.
*Written by a world-renowned expert, providing consistency of style and approach throughout.