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Multimodal Analgesia and the Lateral Quadratus Lumborum Block

January 21, 2021
1:00 p.m. PST
4:00 p.m. EST
45 minutes

Learn the technique and indications for performing a lateral Quadratus Lumborum 1 and 2 block.

What You'll Learn

  • Identify the proper muscles and tissue planes required to successfully perform a Quadratus Lumborum 1 and 2 block

  • Discuss proper needle placement technique including tips and tricks to help increase ease and success of performing Quadratus Lumborum blocks

  • Review the dermatomes and areas covered by the block

  • Discuss the types of procedures the Quadratus Lumborum block could most benefit

Your Presenter for this Webinar is:

Presenter: Richard S. Teames, M.D.
Director of Regional Anesthesia John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, TX | National Clinical Director of Regional Anesthesia Envision Physician Services | MAJ, 94th CSH, MC, USAR

Dr. Richard Teames is a dedicated anesthesiologist with a unique background in nursing who excels in working with trauma and critical care patients. He trained at the busiest trauma center in the U.S. and has exceptional regional skills and ultrasound technique in multiple nerve block modalities. He is currently the Director of Regional Anesthesia at John Peter Smith hospital as well as the National Clinical Director of Regional Anesthesia for Envision Physician Services. Dr. Teames is an Officer in the United States Army Reserve Medical Corp. His clinical interests include acute pain management, regional anesthesia, advance airway techniques, and cardiovascular anesthesia. He has a genuine interest and enthusiasm for teaching clinical and acute pain/regional anesthesia and is a bilingual (English/Spanish) patient advocate.

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