Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (RAPM) is the leading publication for this major subspecialty of anesthesiology. Published for over thirty years, this respected peer-reviewed journal has served as official publication of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) and its international affiliates.
RAPM publishes peer-reviewed scientific and clinical studies that advance the understanding and clinical application of regional techniques for surgical anesthesia and postoperative analgesia. Coverage includes perioperative pain, chronic pain, obstetric anesthesia, pediatric anesthesia, outcome studies, and complications. Practical issues such as choice of anesthetics and technical challenges are addressed. The journal has a special interest in all forms of research pertaining to ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia and to education in regional anesthesia and pain medicine.
RAPM is also available as an iPad app on the App StoreSM. Full-text access via the app is included with your personal subscription.
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Highly ranked in the field (2015 Journal Citation Reports®, Thomson Reuters, 2016), The Clinical Journal of Pain explores all aspects of pain and its effective treatment, bringing you the insights of leading anesthesiologists, surgeons, internists, neurologists, orthopedists, psychiatrists and psychologists, clinical pharmacologists, and rehabilitation medicine specialists. This peer-reviewed journal presents timely and thought-provoking articles on clinical dilemmas in pain management; valuable diagnostic procedures; promising new pharmacological, surgical, and other therapeutic modalities; psychosocial dimensions of pain; and ethical issues of concern to all medical professionals. The journal also publishes Special Topic issues on subjects of particular relevance to the practice of pain medicine.
This set of two DVDs demonstrates, via synchronized video and three-dimensional animation, how to perform ultrasound-assisted peripheral nerve blocks. It presents all blocks commonly performed for the upper and lower limbs, including infraclavicular and interscalene blocks and blocks of the sciatic nerve, lumbar plexus, and femoral nerve. Each block is presented step by step with voice-over narration and synchronized video clips of ultrasound localization of the nerve, surrounding anatomy, needle advancement, and anesthetic application.
Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks on DVD: Upper Limbs and Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks on DVD: Lower Limbs can be purchased either separately or together in a money-saving package.
NOTE: These DVDs are not Mac compatible.
Understanding Pain is a visual and textual overview of pain and provides an easy-to-understand tool for patient interaction with health professionals.
The chart defines pain and the types of pain, lists symptoms for each, and simplifies "How Pain Works" into three comprehensible steps.
A pain scale and a sample human figure are provided so patients can give their health professionals information about the level and location of pain.
The chart also gives prevention tips and pointers on consulting a health professional for a tailored treatment plan.
Available in Spanish and English.
Made in USA