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    • Peripheral nerve blocks in the management of postoperative pain: challenges and opportunities. 

      Joshi, Girish; Gandhi, Kishor; Shah, Nishant; Gadsden, Jeff; Corman, Shelby L (J Clin Anesth, 2016-12)
      Peripheral nerve blocks (PNBs) are increasingly used as a component of multimodal analgesia and may be administered as a single injection (sPNB) or continuous infusion via a perineural catheter (cPNB). We undertook a qualitative ...
    • The rising tide of opioid use and abuse: the role of the anesthesiologist. 

      Koepke, Elena J; Manning, Erin L; Miller, Timothy E; Ganesh, Arun; Williams, David GA; Manning, Michael W (Perioperative medicine (London, England), 2018-01)
      Opioid use has risen dramatically in the past three decades. In the USA, opioid overdose has become a leading cause of unintentional death, surpassing motor vehicle accidents. A patient's first exposure to opioids may be ...