Operational Medicine Medical Education and Training

Continuous Lumbar Epidural Anesthetic

Continuous lumbar epidural anesthetic is effective and versatile, but requires skilled providers.

This video was produced by the Brookside Associates in 2003 to assist in orienting medical students to this procedure.

Shown are the appropriate techniques of patient preparation and draping, use of local anesthetic, safe insertion of a Tuohy needle, and threading of an epidural catheter.

The video may be freely downloaded.

 


 

Tuohy needle and catheter

 

Video Runtime 1:45
18 MB mpg
Download Now

Military Obstetrics & Gynecology CD

 

Please help support the continuing access to this free medical education site.

Contributions to the Brookside Associates Medical Education Fund are used to promote the free exchange of medical information on the internet.

If you have found the medical information on this website valuable, please consider making a donation to help keep this information freely available to everyone.

Home    Textbooks and Manuals    Videos    Lectures    Distance Learning    Training    Operational Safety   Supplies and Equipment    Search    About Us

www.operationalmedicine.org

This website is dedicated to the development and dissemination of medical information that may be useful to those who practice Operational Medicine. This website is privately-held and not connected to any governmental agency. The views expressed here are those of the authors, and unless otherwise noted, do not necessarily reflect the views of the Brookside Associates, Ltd., any governmental or private organizations. All writings, discussions, and publications on this website are unclassified.

2006, 2007, 2008, Medical Education Division, Brookside Associates, Ltd. All rights reserved

Other Brookside Products

Contact Us