Fundamentals of Dermatologic Surgery | Understanding Anesthetics and Injection Pearls
From the pre-conference day program, Fundamentals of Dermatologic Surgery: A Progressive Approach from Basic to Advanced Skills, at the SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Topic: Understanding Anesthetics and Injection Pearls
Faculty: Lisa Chipps, MD
1.) Review common types of anesthetics used in dermatology and when and how to choose appropriate alternatives
2.) Review common nerve blocks in dermatology and relevant anatomy
3.) Review tumescent anesthesia as relevant to dermatology
4.) Recognize signs and symptoms of adverse reactions to anesthetic