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CME Anesthesia

Local Anesthesia Techniques - PT 1

Khurram Khan, DPM

Khurram Khan, DPM provides an outline for the systematic approach to provide local anesthesia for the digits, hallux, medial columns of the foot, as well as the ankle.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

  • CME Progress
  • Pre-Test

  • View Lecture (Local Anesthesia Techniques - PT 1)

    Lecture Transcript

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Method of Participation

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  2. View the Lecture
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Goals and Objectives
  1. To define the term local anesthesia
  2. To know the pharmacokinetics and mode of action of local anesthetics.
  3. To distinguish the different types of local anesthetics commonly used in foot and ankle surgery.
  4. To recognize the indication for different types of anesthesia technique
  5. To be able to perform local anesthesia techniques of the the toe block and Hallux block along with the anatomical review
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing education contact hours.

    Release Date: 01/01/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Khurram Khan, DPM

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Medical Sciences
    NY College of Podiatric Medicine
    New York, NY

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    Khurram Khan has nothing to disclose.