TAP and QL and PECS, oh my! What Fascial Plane Blocks Can Do for Your Patients

Fascial plane block techniques, such as TAP, PECS, QL, and erector spinae blocks are increasing in popularity and are proving useful for a wide variety of procedures including colorectal, breast, cardiothoracic, urologic, and gynecologic surgery. Join us and find out how the proper application of these novel truncal block techniques can make a big difference in your practice.

Target Audience

Anesthesiologists; surgeons; specialty physicians

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the muscular anatomy of the trunk as it relates to fascial plane blocks
  • Discuss the mechanism of action of fascial plane blocks and why they succeed or fail
  • Discuss the evidence to date for improved outcomes related to fascial plane blocks
     
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
10/31/2018
Registration Expires: 
11/01/2019
Rating: 
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Durham, NC
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Registration Opens: 
10/31/2018
Registration Expires: 
11/01/2019
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