Clinical Approach to Patient with Low Back Pain

Chronic Pain BlocksClinical approach to patient with low back pain

Clinical approach to patient with low back pain

Dr. Jonathan Kirschner of the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York, discusses the approach to a patient with low back pain. This is a lecture in the USA Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) educational series for 4th year Medical Students. But the experienced pain physician will also benefit a great deal from this lecture. It is fully endorsed by the editorial board of RAEducation.com.

Stellate Ganglion

Multimodal Analgesia and the Opioid Crisis

Chronic Pain BlocksMultimodal analgesia and the opioid crisis

Video 2

With this video, Dr. Richa Wardhan discusses multimodal analgesia – the pharmacological approach. This is a lecture in the USA Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) educational series for 4th year Medical Students. But the experienced pain physician will also benefit a great deal from this lecture. It is fully endorsed by the editorial board of RAEducation.com.
Chronic Pain BlocksMultimodal analgesia and the opioid crisis

Video 3

With this video, Dr. Richa Wardhan discusses regional anesthesia as part of multimodal analgesia. This is a lecture in the USA Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) educational series for 4th year Medical Students. But the experienced pain physician will also benefit a great deal from this lecture. It is fully endorsed by the editorial board of RAEducation.com.

The Other Opioid Crisis

Examination of the Spine

Neuromodulation

Chronic Pain Blocks of the Face and Head

Chronic Pain BlocksChronic pain blocks of the face and head

Botox for Headaches III

The editorial board of RAEducation.com endorses this video by Dr. David Branch in which he concludes his discussion on Botox injection for headaches. This is falling slightly out of favor for the treatment of primary vascular type headaches like migraine, cluster headache and postdural puncture headaches, for which the pterygopalatine ganglion block and occipital nerve block may be more effective. Many practitioners, however, still prefer the Botox injections and that is why RAEducation.com is featuring these.
Chronic Pain BlocksChronic pain blocks of the face and head

Botox for Headaches I

The editorial board of RAEducation.com endorses this video by Dr. David Branch in which he discusses Botox injection for headaches. This is falling slightly out of favor for the treatment of primary vascular type headaches like migraine, cluster headache and postdural puncture headaches, for which the pterygopalatine ganglion block and occipital nerve block may be more effective. Many practitioners, however, still prefer the Botox injections and that is why RAEducation.com is featuring these.
Chronic Pain BlocksChronic pain blocks of the face and head

Botox for Headaches II

The editorial board of RAEducation.com endorses this video by Dr. David Branch in which he further discusses Botox injection for headaches. This is falling slightly out of favor for the treatment of primary vascular type headaches like migraine, cluster headache and postdural puncture headaches, for which the pterygopalatine ganglion block and occipital nerve block may be more effective. Many practitioners, however, still prefer the Botox injections and that is why RAEducation.com is featuring these.
Chronic Pain BlocksChronic pain blocks of the face and head

Occipital Nerve

The editorial board of RAEducation.com endorses this video by Michael Verdolin, MD for SonoSite in which he describes the ultrasound-guided occipital nerve block. This block is starting to become widely used for the treatment of primary vascular type headaches which include, migraine, cluster headache and postdural puncture headache. This is not yet established by formal research, but it seems very effective for PDPH.

Sphenopalatine (Pterygopalatine) Block

Chronic Pain BlocksSphenopalatine (Pterygopalatine) Block

Applied anatomy

This video tutorial discusses the applied anatomy for the pterygopalatine ganglion block (PPGB). This block is becoming very popular for surgery to the palate such as cleft palate repair, maxilla surgery such as orthognatic surgery, and nasal surgery such as FESS. It is also gaining popularity for treatment of the primary (vascular) headaches such as migraine, cluster headache and postdural puncture headache.
Chronic Pain BlocksSphenopalatine (Pterygopalatine) Block

Sonoanatomy and technique 1

This video tutorial discusses the sonoanatomy and technique of the pterygopalatine ganglion block (PPGB). This block is becoming very popular for surgery to the palate such as cleft palate repair, maxilla surgery such as orthognatic surgery, and nasal surgery such as FESS. It is also gaining popularity for treatment of the primary (vascular) headaches such as migraine, cluster headache and postdural puncture headache. If we understand the anatomy, this is absolutely not a daunting block as most may think.