Can peripheral nerve blocks bring opioid-sparing analgesic effects in PCNL?

Video

“The most notable finding unquestionably was that peripheral nerve blocks have the ability to significantly reduce opioid requirements without compromising any pain control,” says Jared S. Winoker, MD.

In this video, Jared S. Winoker, MD, discusses the background and notable findings of the Journal of Endourology study, “Opioid-sparing analgesic effects of peripheral nerve blocks in percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a systematic review.” Winoker is the director of Endourology and director of the Center for Kidney Stone Disease at Lenox Hill and an assistant professor of urology at The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, New York, New York.

Recent Videos
Jacqueline Zillioux, MD, answers a question during a Zoom video interview
DNA molecules | Image Credit: © vitstudio - stock.adobe.com
Kelly L. Stratton, MD, FACS, answers a question during a Zoom video interview
Blur image of hospital corridor | Image Credit: © whyframeshot - stock.adobe.com
DNA | Image Credit: © BillionPhotos.com - stock.adobe.com
Related Content
© 2024 MJH Life Sciences

All rights reserved.