In 2010, the American Society of Anesthesiologists introduced a mannequin-based simulation program to satisfy the American Board of Anesthesiology requirements for Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology.
"The Refill" is a Q&A column designed to provide Clinical Pain Advisor's readership with various opinions, beliefs and suggestions on managing a pain management practice.
Researchers used a screening process that allowed them to test more than 350,000 compounds for their potential to serve as anesthetic agents
Model includes expanding residency to train 'super-specialists.'
Infants that receive regional anesthesia vs. general anesthesia for surgery may have better recovery, data from two studies have shown.
Our biggest challenge (and also opportunity) is to demonstrate our value as anesthesiologists and pain medicine specialists in the evolving healthcare landscape.
Ketamine is associated with significant pain relief among patients with refractory headaches.
Patients undergoing total hip and total knee arthroplasties in small- and medium-sized hospitals have been receiving increasingly greater multimodal approaches for postoperative pain management.
Frequent onabotulinumtoxinA injections during a 5-year period provide effective analgesic benefits in pediatric patients presenting with chronic migraine.
American Board of Anesthesiology President Cynthia Lien discusses how the new version of the ABA's CME program will help anesthesiologists stay on top of their medical knowledge.