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Admir Hadzic, MD, PhD
Director of Regional Anesthesia
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Professor of Anesthesiology
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Contributors

Marina Allen, MD
Regional Anesthesiologist
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Anna Barczewska-Hillel, MD
Pain Management Specialist
Staff Anesthesiologist
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Alton Barron, MD
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Staff Orthopedic Surgeon
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

James Beckman, MD
Attending Anesthesiologist
Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Department of Anesthesiology
Hospital for Special Surgery
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, New York

Honorio T. Benzon, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Chief, Division of Pain Medicine
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

David J. Birnbach, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Miller School of Medicine
University of Miami
Miami, Florida

Stephan Blumenthal, MD
Consultant
Department of Anesthesiology
Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist
Zurich
Switzerland

André P. Boezaart, MB ChB, MPraxMed, DA(SA), FFA(SA), MMed(Anaesth), PhD
Professor
Department of Anesthesia
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Director of Regional Anesthesia Study Center of Iowa (RASCI)
Director of Orthopaedic Anesthesia
Director of Regional Anesthesia Fellowship Program
Iowa City, Iowa

Steven C. Borene, MD
Anesthesiologist
North Iowa Anesthesia Associates
Mason City, Iowa

Alain Borgeat, MD
Professor and Chief of Staff
Department of Anesthesiology
Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist
Zurich
Switzerland

Hervé Bouaziz, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Hôpitaux de Ville
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nancy
Nancy
France

Chester C. Buckenmaier III, MD
Chief, Army Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management
Assistant Professor, Uniformed Services
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Washington, DC

John Butterworth, MD
Robert K. Stoelting Professor
Chairman, Department of Anesthesia
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, Indiana

Kenneth D. Candido, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Chief, Division of Pain Management
Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, Illinois

Andrea Casati
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Therapy
University of Parma
Policlinico di Parma
Parma
Italy

Gregory M. Casey, DDS
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Louis Catalano, MD
Hand Surgeon
Assistant Professor of Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Vincent Chan, MD, FRCPC
Professor
Department of Anesthesia
Toronto Western Hospital
University Health Network
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario
Canada

Olivier Choquet, MD
Regional Anesthesiologist
La Conception Hospital
Marseille
France

Laura Lowrey Clark, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky

Stacy A. Coffin, MD
Anesthesiologist
St. Luke's Hospital Duluth
Duluth, Minnesota

Adam Cohen, MD
Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Cliff P. Connery, MD
Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Elyad Davidson, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
Miller School of Medicine
University of Miami
Miami, Florida

José De Andrés, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Anesthesia
Valencia University Medical School
Chairman of Anesthesia Department
Director, Multidisciplinary Pain Management Center
Department of Anesthesia
Valencia University General Hospital
Valencia
Spain

Oscar de Leon, MD
Chief, Pain Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Professor of Anesthesiology
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York

Robert Della Rocca, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Rick J. Delmonte, DPM
Attending Podiatrist
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Bonnie Deschner, MD
Regional Anesthesiologist
Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Steven Deschner, MD, PhD
Neurologist and Research Fellow
Department of Anesthesia
Division of Regional Anesthesia
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Faruk Dilberovic, MD, PhD
Professor of Anatomy
Faculty of Medicine
University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Benaifer D. Dubash, DMD
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
New York, New York

Clint E. Elliott, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
Ochsner Clinic Foundation
New Orleans, Louisiana

F. Kayser Enneking, MD
Professor
Departments of Anesthesiology, and Orthopedics and Rehabilitation
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

Holly Evans, MD, FRCP(C)
Associate
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Ambulatory Anesthesiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Elisabeth Fouché, MD
Designer
Advanced Data Network
Sainte Foy les Lyon
France

Carlo D. Franco, MD
Chairman Orthopedic Anesthesiology
John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
Associate Professor
Departments of Anesthesiology and Anatomy and Cell Biology
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

Michael Fredrickson, MD
Specialist in Pediatric Anesthesia
Starship Children's Hospital
Park Road, Grafton
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer in Anesthesiology
The University of Auckland
Auckland
New Zealand

Jeffrey Gadsden, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor
Bond University Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Consultant Anesthetist
Gold Coast Hospital
Queensland
Australia

Elizabeth Gaertner, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
Hautpierre Hospital
Strasbourg
France

Philippe Gautier, MD
Wezembeek-Oppem
Belgium

J. C. Gerancher, MD
Associate Professor and Section Head
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Steven Z. Glickel, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Hand Surgeon
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Andrew T. Gray, MD, PhD
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital
San Francisco, California

Paul M. Greenburg, DPM
Podiatric Surgeon
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
New York, New York

Roy A. Greengrass, MD, FRCP(C)
Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Florida

Admir Hadzic, MD, PhD
Director of Regional Anesthesia
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Professor of Anesthesiology
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Brian E. Harrington, MD
Anesthesiologist
Billings, Montana

William Harrop-Griffiths, MB BS, FRCA
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital
Herston, Queensland
Australia

Adam T. Hershkin, DMD
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
New York, New York

Loreen A. Herwaldt, MD
Department of Internal Medicine
Carver College of Medicine
University of Iowa
Program of Hospital Epidemiology
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City, Iowa

Anthony M.-H. Ho, MSc, MD, FRCPC, FCCP, FHKCA, FHKAM
Professor
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prince of Wales Hospital
Shatin, New Territories
Hong Kong
People's Republic of China

Paul Hobeika, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Staff Orthopedic Surgeon
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Brian M. Ilfeld, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
University of California San Diego
San Diego, California

Giorgio Ivani, MD
Pediatric Anesthesiologist
Chairman, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia and Intensive Care
Regina Margharita Children's Hospital
Torino
Italy

Tagashige Iwata, MD
Research Fellow in Regional Anesthesia
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Rasha S. Jabri, MD
Instructor of Anesthesiology
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

Rehana Jan, MD
Anesthesiologist
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Edward Jew, MD
Surgeon
Department of Obstetric and Gynecologic Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetric and Gynecologic Surgery
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Stephan Kapral, MD
Professor of Anesthesia
Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine
Medical University Vienna
Austrian Regional Anaesthesia Group (ARAG)
Vienna
Austria

Eldan Kapur, MD
Assistant Professor of Anatomy
Department of Anatomy
Medicine School
University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Manoj K. Karmakar, MD, FRCA, DA (UK), FHKCA, FHKAM
Associate Professor
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prince of Wales Hospital
Shatin, New Territories
Hong Kong
People's Republic of China

Joseph Kay, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Department of Anesthesia
Sunnybrook and Women's College HSC
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario
Canada

Stephen M. Klein, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Ambulatory Anesthesiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Zbigniew J. Koscielniak-Nielsen, MD, PhD, FRCA
Assistant Professor
Head of Orthopaedic Anaesthesia
Rigshospital
Copenhagen
Denmark

Sabine Kost-Byerly, MD
Clinical Director, Pediatric Pain Management
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland

Maxine M. Kuroda, PhD, MPH
Statistician
Children's Memorial Research Center
Chicago, Illinois

Suzanne Lenart, RN
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Gregory A. Liguori, MD
Attending Anesthesiologist
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
Hospital for Special Surgery
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, New York

Spencer S. Liu, MD
Staff Anesthesiologist
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Navin A. Mallavaram, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Peter Marhofer, MD
Professor of Anesthesia
Medical University Vienna
Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine
Austrian Regional Anaesthesia Group (ARAG)
Vienna
Austria

Joseph Marino, MD
Anesthesiologist
Greenlawn, New York

Colin J. L. McCartney, MB ChB, FRCA, FCARCSI, FRCPC
Assistant Professor and Director of Regional Anesthesia
Toronto Western Hospital
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario
Canada

Susan B. McDonald, MD
Staff Anesthesiologist
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Patrick M. McQuillan, MD
Professor, Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs
Director, Acute Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia
Department of Anesthesiology
Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Pennsylvania State University
Hershey, Pennsylvania

Kenneth Merhige, MD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

David Misita, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Zakira Mornjaković, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Institute of Histology
Medical School of the University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Michael F. Mulroy, MD
Staff Anesthesiologist
Virginia Mason Medical Center
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Joseph M. Neal, MD
Staff Anesthesiologist
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Karen C. Nielsen, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Ambulatory Anesthesiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Anahi Perlas, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesia
Toronto Western Hospital
University Health Network
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario
Canada

Geofrey J. Pollack, MD
Head and Neck Surgeon
Facial Plastic Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Clinical Instructor in Otolaryngology
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Jean M. Pottinger, RN, MA
Program of Hospital Epidemiology
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City, Iowa

Marta Putzu, MD
Anesthesia Fellow
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Therapy
University of Parma
Parma, Italy

Jayanthi Sudharma Ranasinghe, MD, FFARCSI
Department of Anesthesiology
Miller School of Medicine
University of Miami
Miami, Florida

James P. Rathmell, MD
Director, MGH Pain Center
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Narinder Rawal, MD, PhD
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
Orebro University Hospital
Orebro
Sweden

Elizabeth M. Renehan, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Fellow in Regional Anesthesia
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

Scott S. Reuben, MD
Anesthesiologist
Department of Anesthesiology
Baystate Medical Center
Springfield, Massachusetts

Jacques Ripart, MD, PhD
Staff Anesthesiologist
Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Management, and Intensive Care
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Nimes
Nimes
France

Christopher Robards, MD
Regional Anesthesiologist
Assistant Professor of Anesthesia
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, Florida

Xavier Sala-Blanch, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Barcelona
Barcelona
Spain

Francis V. Salinas, MD
Staff Anesthesiologist
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Alan C. Santos, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
Ochsner Clinic Foundation
New Orleans, Louisiana

Leslie Schechter, PharmD
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Robert J. Schlosser, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
Froedtert East Clinics
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Sebastian Schulz-Stübner, MD, PhD
Department of Anesthesia
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City, Iowa

Paul J. Seider, DMD
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
New York, New York

François J. Singelyn, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Universite Catholique de Louvain School of Medicine
St Luc Hospital
Brussels
Belgium

Ilija ŠŠkrinjarić
Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
Department of Pediatric Dentistry
School of Dental Medicine
University of Zagreb
Zagreb
Croatia

Lakshmanasamy Somasundaram, MD
Research Fellow in Regional Anesthesia
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Susan M. Steele, MD
Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Ambulatory Anesthesiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Santhanam Suresh, MD, FAAP
Director of Research
Children's Memorial Hospital
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

Leroy Sutherland, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
Instructor of Difficult Airway Management
Pain Management Specialist
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Leslie C. Thomas, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
Ochsner Clinic Foundation
New Orleans, Louisiana

Daniel M. Thys, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Knox H. Todd, MD, MPH
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Pain and Emergency Medicine Institute
Department of Emergency Medicine
Beth Israel Hospital
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York, New York

Tony Tsai, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Regional Anesthesiologist
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Ban C. H. Tsui, Dip. Engineering, BSc (Mathematics), BSc (Pharmacy), MSc, MD, FRCP(C)
Pediatric and Adult Anesthesiologist
Director of Clinical Research
Alberta Heritage Clinical Investigator
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada

Marcy S. Tucker, MD, PhD
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Ambulatory Anesthesiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Tetsu Uejima, MD, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Children's Memorial Hospital
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

Douglas Unis, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

William F. Urmey, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
Hospital for Special Surgery
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Department of Anesthesiology
Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, New York

Bernadette Veering, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Leiden University Medical Center
Leiden
The Netherlands

Eugene R. Viscusi, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jerry D. Vloka, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, New York

Daniel T. Warren, MD
Anesthesia Pain Management Fellow
Department of Anesthesiology
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Paul F. White, PhD, MD, FANZCA
Professor and Holder of the Margaret Milam McDermott
Distinguished Chair in Anesthesiology
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Dallas, Texas

Brian A. Williams, MD, MBA
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Pittsburgh
Director, Outpatient Regional Anesthesia Service
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center South Side
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Paul H. Willoughby, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Acute Pain Service
Department of Anesthesiology
Health Sciences Center
State University of New York at Stony Brook
Stony Brook, New York

Alon P. Winnie, MD
Professor Emeritus
Department of Anesthesiology
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Chi Wong, MS
Anatomy Fellow
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
Old Westbury, New York

Christopher L. Wu, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
The Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland

Myron Yaster, MD
Richard J. Traystman Professor
Departments of Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland

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