Bolster your knowledge of minimally invasive techniques and add new procedures to your repertoire with the third edition of the Atlas of Interventional Pain Management. Noted authority Steven D. Waldman, MD, JD provides consistent, concise, and clear advice on the safest, most clinically sound techniques. All chapters-including 20 new ones-feature CPT codes for each procedure, indications, relevant anatomy, technique, side effects and complications, and clinical pearls. The full-color illustrations and procedural videos on DVD ensure that you have the detailed guidance you need to provide your patients with the safest and most effective treatment.
"The comprehensive coverage of blocks throughout the body is impressive, and if you wish to own only one textbook on the subject, this is probably the one." Reviewed by British Journal of Anaesthesia, Jun 2015
Maximize your success rate and reduce complications with CPT codes for each procedure, as well as indications, relevant anatomy, technique, side effects and complications, and clinical pearls.
Integrate interventional techniques into your practice with lavish, detailed illustrations that highlight the key steps in each procedure.
View line drawings paired with CT, MR and/or radiographic images to illustrate relevant points in the text.
Stay current on the latest injection techniques with 19 brand-new chapters including: Brachial Plexus Block - Infraclavicular Approach; Transverse Abdominis Plane Block; Anterior Cutaneous Nerve Block; Lumbar Grey Ramus Communicans Block; Lumbar Grey Ramus Communicans Block - Radiofrequency Lesioning; and more.
Expand the breadth of procedures you perform by focusing on the "how" rather than the "why" of various pain-relieving techniques.
Increase needle-placement precision and find the exact location to deliver the nerve block with significantly expanded fluoroscopy- and ultrasound-guided content.
Visualize proper needle placement with help from an increased number of high-quality photographs.
Understand how techniques are performed by watching procedural videos that cover Cervical Translaminar Epidural Block; Cervical Paravertebral Medical Branch Block; Percutaneous Facet Fusion; Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Block; and more.
View online-only chapters accessible via Expert Consult, as well as additional online-only figures, key terms, and abstract sections.
Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and videos from the book on a variety of devices.
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Number of pages: 952
Weight: 2576 g
Dimensions: 276 x 216 x 38 mm
Edition: 4th Revised edition
..".the book is a large, sturdy book with clear guidelines on a wide variety of procedures, with good quality colour drawings to clarify anatomy, supplemented by fluoroscopy images, and CT and Ultrasound images...the comprehensive coverage of blocks throughout the body is impressive, and if you wish to own only one textbook on the subject, this is probably the one." Reviewed by British Journal of Anaesthesia, Jun 2015