Thoracic Epidural Block

High-Yield BlocksThoracic Epidural Block

Applied Anatomy

This video tutorial discusses the applied anatomy for the epidural block. It discusses issues such as why older folks are less likely to suffer postdural puncture headache and why epidurals are, unlike spinals) segmental. Please also see the 3D reconstruction of the MRI as explained in the micro- and 3D anatomy section.