The learning curve associated with a simulated ultrasound-guided interventional task by inexperienced anesthesia residents.

@article{Sites2004TheLC,
  title={The learning curve associated with a simulated ultrasound-guided interventional task by inexperienced anesthesia residents.},
  author={Brian Daniel Sites and John D. Gallagher and Joseph P Cravero and Johan Lundberg and G. Blike},
  journal={Regional anesthesia and pain medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={29 6},
  pages={544-8}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Ultrasound has become an increasingly popular modality in facilitating the performance of peripheral nerve blocks. There exists no literature that examines the learning curve of the ultrasound novice. In this prospective series, we evaluated the learning curve of inexperienced anesthesia residents in performing a simulated… CONTINUE READING