Program Day1
Program Day2
Social Event


Theme 1: Recent update on peripheral nerve blocks

  • High definition ultrasound imaging of the brachial plexus and recent refinements in upper extremity nerve blocks
  • Paravertebral blocks vs PECS block
  • Erector spinae plane block
  • Safety in deep regional blocks

Theme 2: Pro con debate: Continuous nerve block is necessary in postoperative pain management after major joint surgery

Theme 3: Introduction of my technique

  • Thoracic transversus plane block
  • Ultrasound-guided proximal lateral sciatic nerve block
  • Pralaminar in-plane approach for thoracic paravertebral block
  • Longitudinal catheter placement for continuous adductor canal block

Theme 4: Versatile roles of ultrasound and regional anesthesia

  • Point-of-Care Ultrasound for the regional anesthesiologist
  • Role of infiltration analgesia for postoperative analgesia
  • How to prevent chronic pain after surgery with regional anesthesia

Theme 5: Pro con debate: Peripheral nerve blocks can be conducted in deep sedated or anesthetized patients

Hands-on workshop