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The items to be considered on the following video are:

  • Block characteristic: Basic technique
  • Patient position: Supine, slightly outside rotated lower extremity
  • Ultrasound equipment: Linear probe 38 mm
  • Specific ultrasound setting: Maximum frequency
  • Important anatomical structures: Femoral artery, iliopectineal arch, psoas major muscle
  • Ultrasound appearance of the neuronal structures: Poor echogenicity, round – oval
  • Expected Vienna score: 2-3
  • Needle equipment: USB 50 mm, Facette Tip
  • Technique: OOP
  • Estimated local anesthetic volume: 5 mL

 

Video made in collaboration with Sonosite and Temena Group. 

Supported by: 

  • Prof. Peter Marhofer 
  • Prof. Stephan Kapral 
  • Prof. Manfred Greher