Published August 16, 2022
This tutorial explores the Pericapsular Nerve (PENG) Block, a novel regional anaesthesia technique which has been suggested as an alternative to existing blocks to reduce pain following hip fractures and hip surgery.
Published August 2, 2022
This tutorial covers the rationale and evidence behind the most common peripheral nerve blocks used in the setting of hip fractures. It reviews relevant neuroanatomy of the hip and compares various blocks in terms of efficacy and risk.
Published July 19, 2022
A tutorial describing the perioperative care of achondroplastic paediatric patients, including the potential hazards that should be considered.
Published July 5, 2022
This tutorial discusses the pathophysiological consequences of smoking and its effects on anaesthesia and perioperative patient outcomes. The article reviews pharmacological and non-pharmacological smoking cessation techniques and outlines the pivotal role that anaesthetists play in promoting smoking cessation.
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