The Emerging Role of Regional Anesthesia for Cardiac ERAS: A Panel Discussion & Live Demonstration

This program features a panel discussion followed by a live-model ultrasound demonstration of the following regional anesthesia techniques which can be utilized for post-surgical analgesia following cardiothoracic surgery:  PECS 1&2, Serratus Anterior, Erector Spinae Plane Block (ESP), Pecto-Intercostal Fascial Plane Block (PIFB), and Transversus Thoracis Block (TTB).

Jeffrey Gadsden, MD, FRCPC, FANZCA
Chief, Division of Orthopedic, Plastic and Regional Anesthesiology, Duke University

Paul DiGiorgi, MD, Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgical Section, Lee Memorial Health Systems (LMHS), Fort Myers, FL

Margaret Holtz, MD, Chief of Regional Anesthesia & Orthopedic Anesthesia, WellStar Regional Medical Center, Marietta, GA

Loran Mounir Soliman, MD, Director of Acute Pain Management Service, Director of Regional Anesthesia Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Richard Teames, BSN, MD, National Director of Regional Anesthesia Envision and Sheridan Healthcare, Anesthesiology Division & Director of Regional Anesthesia, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas