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March 15-16, 2014 - San Francisco, CA

March 22-23, 2014 - Washington, DC

April 12-13, 2014 - New York, NY

October 24-25, 2014 - Scottsdale

November 15-16, 2014 - Orlando

December 13-14, 2014 - Chicago

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The USRA Skills Course

Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia

Regional anesthesia, particularly peripheral nerve block for surgical anesthesia and postoperative analgesia, is enjoying a resurgence thanks to the growing accessibility of ultrasound equipment for image guidance. The use of ultrasound guidance offers the advantage of performing blocks with direct visualization of all involved anatomical structures. This wonderful new capability has, in turn, created the challenge of learning and perfecting these techniques.

The USRA Skills Course enables you to optimize and interpret the ultrasound machine's information and to apply it to real-world clinical procedures. You will spend more than half the course time in hands-on workshops under the direction of our expert faculty.

Educational Objectives
After attending the course you will:

Target Audience
This educational activity is offered to anesthesiologists, pain management specialists, certified registered nurse anesthetists and others interested in ultrasound-guided nerve blocks.