Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop (USG + PNS)

Workshop | Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop (USG + PNS)

This workshop will be an hands on workshop.
The scope of the workshop is to impart the basics of Ultrasound Guided Nerve block and Peripheral Nerve Stimulators use in Nerve Blocks.
The delegates will be visiting 10 work stations in the day long workshop.


Workshop Director
  • Dr Balavenkat


Chief Faculty
  • Dr Xavier Capdevilla, France


Workshop Faculty

  • Dr Murali Thondebhave, Bangalore
  • Dr Satish Kulkarni, Mumbai
  • Dr KS Marudhachalam, Australia
  • Dr Sivashanmugam, Pondicherry
  • Dr Sajeesh, Trivandrum
  • Dr Sailesh Mulgoankar, Mumbai
  • Dr Jayanthi Bhate, Mumbai
  • Dr Amit Dixit, Pune
  • Dr Surendranath, Chennai
  • Dr Jagruthi, Navsari
  • Dr G Venkateswaran, Coimbatore
  • Dr Jayanti Bhate, Mumbai

Workshop Details - 12 Workstations

Registration - 7.15-7.55am
Workshop starts at : 8 am sharp
8.00-8.15 am Introductory Remarks &: Basics of PNS Dr J Balavenkat
8.15 -8.40am Basics of USG Prof Sivashanmugam
8.40-8.45am Moving to respective workstations (Registered delegates will rotate to each workstation)
8.45-9.15am Workstation 1 : Anatomy/ Dissected Cadaver Dr G Venkateswaran, Coimbatore
9.15-9.45am WorkStation 2 : PNS: Upper Extremity Block Above Clavicle Dr Balavenkat/ Dr Jagruthi Desai, Gujarat
9.45-10.15am Workstation 3 : PNS: Upper Extremity Block Below Clavicle Dr Jayanti Bhate, Mumbai
10.15-10.45am Work station 4 : USG: Upper Extremity Block: Above Clavicle Dr Sivashanmugam, Pondy
10.45 - 11.00am - Tea Break
11.00-11.30am Workstation 5 : USG : Upper Extremity Block: Below Clavicle Dr Sajeesh, Trivandrum
11.30-12.00pm Workstation 6 : USG : Upper Extremity Rescue Blocks at Elbow/Forearm Dr KS Marudhachalam, Australia
12.00-12.30pm Workstation 7 : PNS : Lower Limb Block Dr Sailesh Mulgaonkar, Mumbai
12.30-1.00pm Workstation 8 : USG : Lower Limb Block: Femoral/Adductor Canal/Obturator/LFCN Dr Capdevilla, France
1.00 - 1.30pm - Lunch
1.30-2.00pm Workstation 9 : USG : Lower Limb Block: Sciatic/ popliteal/Ankle Dr Murali Thondebhavi, Bangalore
2.00-2.30pm Workstation 10 : USG : PEC 1 & PECS 2 and Serratus Anterior Block Dr. Satish Kulkarni, Mumbai
2.30-3.00pm Workstation 11 : USG : Rectus Sheath/TAP/QL Blocks Dr V Surendranath, Chennai
3.00-3.30pm Workstation 12 : USG : Paravertebral Block/ Lumbar Plexus Dr Amit Dixit, Pune
3.30-4.00pm Debrief/Interactive session