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Equipment used In Epidural Anaesthesia

Equipment used In Epidural Anaesthesia

Equipment used In Epidural Anaesthesia

André van Zundert and Baha Al Shaikh
André van Zundert and Baha Al Shaikh
on behalf of Health Education England

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Launch date: 18 May 2018
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Last updated: 30 May 2018

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Description

Epidural anaesthesia is a very popular central neuraxial block technique used worldwide. Various designs of needles, catheters, filters and loss-of-resistance devices have been used. This session explores the history of the equipment used in epidural anaesthesia and provides an overview of the basic design of epidural needles, loss-of-resistance devices, catheters and filters. Equipment used in combined spinal-epidural block is also examined.

Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:
• Discuss the history of and the equipment used in epidural anaesthesia
• Describe the design of the epidural needle
• List and describe the design features of loss-of-resistance devices and epidural filters
• Identify the key features of epidural catheters
• Describe the needles used in combined spinal-epidural technique
André van Zundert and Baha Al Shaikh

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André van Zundert and Baha Al Shaikh
on behalf of Health Education England

André Zundert -
Professor of Anaesthesiology
André van Zundert is a Professor of Anaesthesiology at Catharina Hospital-Brabant Medical School in Eindhoven, the Netherlands and Ghent University Hospital in Ghent, Belgium. He specialises in cardiac surgery, regional anaesthesia, pain therapy and advanced trauma life support. His research interests vary widely, including regional anaesthesia, laryngeal masks and videolaryngoscopy.

Baha Al Shaikh -
Baha Al Shaikh is a Consultant Anaesthetist in Ashford, Kent, UK and is Honorary Senior Lecturer at King’s College Medical School, University of London, UK.

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  • Health Education England
  • 0.50 Units -
    Exam Pass Rate: 60

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