Skip to main content

Peripheral nerve block

  • Pain control after surgery

    Part of pain management and recovery from surgery may involve the use of a peripheral nerve block.These videos explain what a peripheral nerve block is and how you can use it to control pain in the hospital and after you return home.You can watch the full 24-minute series at once or in two- to three-minute segments.

    Full video series - Two to three-minute segments

    Choose which of the 10 topics address your questions. These 10 video segments explain what a peripheral nerve block is and how you can use it to control pain in the hospital and after you return home.

  • What is a peripheral nerve block?

    Preparing for surgery

    Peripheral nerve block placement

    What to expect with your peripheral nerve block

    Infusion pump and catheter function

    Care of the catheter and pump

    Removal of the peripheral nerve catheter

    When to contact your anesthesiologist

    Testimonials


  • If you see this message, you must refresh before proceeding with editing!


Copyright Information

This site is presented for information only and is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Allina Health®, Allina®, the Allina Health logo, and Medformation® are registered trademarks of Allina Health System. Presentation and Design ©2015 Allina Health. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED