Chapter 1

Introducing nerve blocks

Plunge right in with a series of videos that illustrate nerve identification, explain ultrasound probe management, stress the value of preparation, and discuss local anesthetics.
10 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 2

Pain in the neck

This chapter explores the brachial plexus. Learn how to use ultrasound to gain easy access to this area and perform highly clinically effective nerve blocks.
  • Reviewing the brachial plexus
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided interscalene brachial plexus block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided supraclavicular brachial plexus block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided infraclavicular brachial plexus block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided superficial cervical plexus block
  • Recognizing the complications of neck nerve blocks
  • Pain in the neck quiz
7 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 3

Torso nerve blocks

Here, we investigate the untapped potential of torso-based blocks. Explore the use of non-narcotic anesthesia for rib fractures and abdominal procedures.
  • Targeting the torso
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane (TAP) block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided serratus anterior plane block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided intercostal nerve block
  • Recognizing the complications
  • Torso nerve blocks quiz
6 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 4

Mastering upper extremity nerve blocks

In this chapter, master the use of ultrasound to perform radial, median, and ulnar nerve blocks, image a shoulder dislocation, and perform an intra-articular shoulder injection.
  • Uncovering the nerves of the upper extremity
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided radial nerve block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided ulnar nerve block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided median nerve block
  • Imaging a shoulder dislocation
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided shoulder injection
  • Recognizing the complications
  • Mastering upper extremity nerve blocks quiz
8 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 5

Mastering lower extremity nerve blocks

Learn to confidently perform ultrasound-guided blocks of the femoral, sciatic, saphenous, and posterior tibial nerves, and manage pain in hip fracture patients.
  • Mapping the nerves of the lower extremity
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided femoral nerve block
  • Using an ultrasound-guided fascia iliaca block for hip fractures
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided sciatic nerve block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided posterior tibial nerve block
  • Performing an ultrasound-guided adductor canal block
  • Recognizing the complications
  • Mastering lower extremity nerve blocks quiz
8 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 6

Going the extra mile

Wrap up the course with instructions on how to avoid conscious sedation, perform ultrasound-guided pediatric nerve blocks, and develop appropriate protocols in your hospital.
  • Avoiding conscious sedation
  • Performing pediatric ultrasound-guided nerve blocks
  • Developing ultrasound-guided nerve block protocols in your hospital
  • Using a nerve block protocol for hip fracture patients
  • Going the extra mile quiz
  • Nerve Block Masterclass outro
6 Lessons, 1 Quiz