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The American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine present our Regional Anesthesia and Pain Podcast (ASRA RAPP). This podcast is designed to bring you ongoing conversations in this exciting field of medicine throughout the year. The podcast is hosted by Dr. Raj Gupta and Dr. Eric Schwenk but will include many guests from the ASRA community. We will discuss current topics in both regional anesthesia and pain medicine, we will invite authors of significant publications to help explain their work, we will debate the merits and pitfalls of new technology and therapy, and we will inform you about important events where you can participate with the ASRA community in person. Join in the conversation with ASRA!

The American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine present our Regional Anesthesia and Pain Podcast (ASRA RAPP). This podcast is designed to bring you ongoing conversations in this exciting field of medicine throughout the year. The podcast is hosted by Dr. Raj Gupta and Dr. Eric Schwenk but will include many guests from the ASRA community. We will discuss current topics in both regional anesthesia and pain medicine, we will invite authors of significant publications to help explain their work, we will debate the merits and pitfalls of new technology and therapy, and we will inform you about important events where you can participate with the ASRA community in person. Join in the conversation with ASRA!

Location:

United States

Description:

The American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine present our Regional Anesthesia and Pain Podcast (ASRA RAPP). This podcast is designed to bring you ongoing conversations in this exciting field of medicine throughout the year. The podcast is hosted by Dr. Raj Gupta and Dr. Eric Schwenk but will include many guests from the ASRA community. We will discuss current topics in both regional anesthesia and pain medicine, we will invite authors of significant publications to help explain their work, we will debate the merits and pitfalls of new technology and therapy, and we will inform you about important events where you can participate with the ASRA community in person. Join in the conversation with ASRA!

Language:

English

Contact:

412-471-2718


Episodes

Episode 44: Ketamine and Neuropathic Pain

8/20/2020
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd), and Ketan Chopra (@kchopraMD) discuss the value of ketamine and/or magnesium for outpatient management of chronic neuropathic pain. Recorded 08/09/2020. Guest: - Samer Narouze (@NarouzeMD) Article: Anesthesiologyhttps://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000003345___________ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the music: “Hindsight" and “Left Behind". The band features Steve Breslin on vocals/guitars, Bryan Schwenk on...

Duration:00:47:52

Episode 43: The Efficacy of Cannabinoids for Acute Pain Management

7/22/2020
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Eric Schwenk (@eschwenkmd), and Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd) discuss a meta-analysis on the value of cannabinoids for the management of acute pain. Recorded 07/12/2020. Guest: - Faraj Abdallah (@Faraj_RegAnesth) Link: https://rapm.bmj.com/content/45/7/509____________ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the music: “Hindsight" and “Left Behind". The band features Steve Breslin on vocals/guitars, Bryan Schwenk on guitars/vocals, Jeff Frederick on...

Duration:00:36:31

Episode 42: Pain Fellowship Question and Answers

7/10/2020
Ketan Chopra (@kchopraMD) discusses some questions and answers regarding what new chronic pain fellows would like to know about their upcoming year. Recorded 06/28/2020. Guests: - Goodarz Golmirzaie - Shravani Durbhakula - Dawood Sayed - Rene Przkora ____________ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the music: “Hindsight" and “Left Behind". The band features Steve Breslin on vocals/guitars, Bryan Schwenk on guitars/vocals, Jeff Frederick on bass, and Eric Schwenk on drums.

Duration:00:47:20

Episode 41: ASRA Guidelines on Facet Pain Procedures

6/17/2020
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Eric Schwenk (@eschwenkmd), Sandy Christiansen (@DrSandyC), Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd), and Ketan Chopra (@kchopraMD) discuss the consensus guidelines for facet joint pain and the indications for RFA. Recorded 06/14/2020. Guest: - Steve Cohen, MD Article: Reg Anesth Pain Medhttps://doi.org/10.1136/rapm-2019-101243_____________ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the music: “Hindsight" and “Left Behind". The band features Steve Breslin on...

Duration:00:59:02

Episode 40: Recap of the ASRA Fall Pain Meeting

12/20/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Eric Schwenk (@eschwenkmd), Sandy Christiansen (@DrSandyC), and Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd) discuss some of the highlights and exceptional moments from the Fall ASRA Meeting in New Orleans this November with the Chair of the meeting, Andrea Nicol. Recorded 12/19/2019. Guest: - Andrea Nicol (@andreanicolmd) _____________ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the music: “Hindsight" and “Left Behind". The band features Steve Breslin on vocals/guitars,...

Duration:00:31:52

Episode 39: Increasing Diversity and Outreach in Neuromodulation

11/12/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Eric Schwenk (@ESchwenkMD), and Sandy Christiansen (@DrSandyC) discuss the need for expanding the diversity of physicians who provide neuromodulation for pain control and how more diversity in chronic pain physicians serves as a mechanism for expanding this therapeutic option to underserved populations. This effort is lead by the newly formed Diversity and Outreach Committee (@DOC-NANS) of the North American Neuromodulation Society (@NANS-ION). Recorded...

Duration:00:35:52

Episode 38: CSA/ASA Opioid Initiative

10/10/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Eric Schwenk (@eschwenkmd), and Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd) discuss the innovative ways that the California Society of Anesthesiologists (@CSAHQ) and the American Society of Anesthesiologists (@ASALifeline) are working together to educate patients and doctors about safe and effective opioid use for acute pain management! Recorded 10/7/2019. Guest: - Shalini Shah...

Duration:00:36:07

Episode 37: ASRA Fall 2019 Meeting Preview

9/3/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Eric Schwenk (@eschwenkmd) discuss the upcoming ASRA Fall 19 meeting (#ASRAFALL19) with the ASRA President and the Program Chair for the meeting! Recorded 08/30/2019. Guests: - Andrea Nicol (@andreanicolmd) - Eugene Viscusi (@EugeneViscusiMD) Meeting link: www.asra.com/pain ________ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the music: “Hindsight" and “Left Behind". The band features Steve Breslin on vocals/guitars, Bryan Schwenk on guitars/vocals,...

Duration:00:37:35

Episode 36: Transitional Pain Service

7/22/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Eric Schwenk (@eschwenkmd) talk with our guests about the need for, implementation of, and results of creating a Transitional Pain Service to help patients with persistent post surgical pain. This episode is sponsored by the ASRA Persistent Perioperative Pain Special Interest Group! Recorded 07/21/2019. Guests: - Hesham El-Sharkawy (@kaohesham) - Padma Gulur (@doctorgulur) Articles: _______ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the music:...

Duration:00:42:35

Episode 35: Facebook Live - Day 2 of the ASRA Spring Meeting

5/23/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd) talk about the second day of the 2019 ASRA Spring Meeting #ASRASpring19 with multiple special guests! Recorded 04/12/2019. Guests: - Bridget Pulos (@BridgetPulosMD) - Colin McCartney (@colinjmccartney) - Ankeet Udani (@ankeetudani) - Kanups Kumar (@KanupsKumar) - Jeni Noerenberg (@DrJeniMD) - Jerry Jones (@JerryJo67427561) - Ed Mariano (@EMARIANOMD) - Anita Gupta (@DocAnitaGupta) _____ Thanks to The Preps from...

Duration:00:36:26

Episode 34: Facebook Live - Day 1 of the ASRA Spring Meeting

4/16/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd) talk about the first day of the 2019 ASRA Spring Meeting #ASRASpring19 with multiple special guests! Recorded 04/11/2019. Guests: Amit Pawa - @amit_pawa Asokumar Buvanendran - @Kumar_asra Jeni Noerenberg - @DrJeniMD Shelly Ferrell - @aneswiseguys Katharine Fleischmann Brinda Kamdar Steve Haskins - @shaskinsMD Michelle Kars - @MKarsMD Jan Boublik - @jan1boublik Kanups Kumar - @KanupsKumar _____ Thanks to The Preps from...

Duration:00:30:23

Episode 33: Updates to the ASRA News and the New ASRA News Podcast

4/1/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Eric Schwenk (@ESchwenkMD) talk to Dr. Kris Schroeder (@KristopherSchr6), the editor of the ASRA News and ASRA News Podcast about some of the great changes in the works and already happening in ASRA publishing. Recorded 03/27/2019. Guest: - Kris Schroeder (@KristopherSchr6, kmschro1@wisc.edu) Resources: https://www.asra.com/page/2673/programhttps://www.asra.com/asra-newshttps://www.asra.com/asra-news/article/172/asra-news-podcast-feedMake sure to check to...

Duration:00:40:33

Episode 32: Simulation in Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Education

2/28/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Sandy Christensen (@DrSandyC) talk to members of ASRA's Education in Regional Anesthesia Special Interest Group regarding the value of simulation in training on ultrasound-guided procedures. Recorded 02/26/2019. Our Guests: - Jaime Ortiz (@JaimeOrtizMD) - Amanda Kumar (@amandahkumar) - Hans Sviggum...

Duration:00:39:30

Episode 31: The Role of Perioperative Pain Management on Cancer Recurrence Risk

2/7/2019
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Eric Schwenk (@ESCHWENKMD), Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd), and Sandy Christensen (@DrSandyC) discuss the impact that choices Anesthesiologists make regarding the anesthetic and pain management have on the risk of cancer recurrence. Recorded 02/05/2019. Guest: - Andres Missair (University of Miami) Article: https://rapm.bmj.com/content/44/1/13Make sure to check to follow along with the ASRA meeting at #ASRASpring19 or by going to www.asra.com for all the...

Duration:00:34:35

Episode 30: Preview of the #ASRASPRING19 Meeting

12/18/2018
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd) go over many of the sessions, workshops, faculty, and social events for the 44th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada at Caesars Palace. Recorded 12/16/2018. Guests: - Asokumar Buvanendran, MD - Rush University (@Kumar_asra) - Jaime Baratta, MD - Thomas Jefferson University (@jattarab) - Danielle Ludwin, MD - Columbia University _______ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA...

Duration:00:30:11

Episode 29: Facebook Live - Day 2 of ASRA Fall 18 Pain Meeting

12/3/2018
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta), Gary Schwartz (@garyschwartzmd) recap some of the days activities, lectures, and workshops with a collection of friends that come by the Internet Chat Room Booth at the Opening Ceremony of the Exhibit Hall. Recorded live from the ASRA Fall 2018 Pain Meeting in San Antonio Texas. Recorded 11/16/2018. Make sure to check out the next ASRA meeting #ASRASpring19 by going to www.asra.com for all the details. _______ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA for the...

Duration:00:45:40

Episode 27: Ketamine for Refractory Headache

11/9/2018
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Eric Schwenk (@ESchwenkMD) discuss the value of IV ketamine infusion for the management of chronic refractory migraine headaches. This podcast is a joint effort with the ASRA Headache Special Interest Group (SIG). Recorded 11/07/2018. Guests @KohanLynn@ClintLauritsenMake sure to check out the next two ASRA meetings #ASRAFall18 and #ASRASpring19 by going to www.asra.com/meetings for all the details. Reference _______ Thanks to The Preps from Philadelphia, PA...

Duration:00:31:29

Episode 26: Revisiting Ketamine in Perioperative Care

9/28/2018
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Eric Schwenk (@ESchwenkMD) talk about how ketamine has made a resurgence in acute and chronic pain medicine with guest Dr. Danielle Ludwin, associate professor of anesthesiology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York. They also discuss the recent Consensus Guidelines on the Use of Intravenous Ketamine Infusions for Acute Pain Management. Make sure to check out the next two ASRA meetings #ASRAFall18 and #ASRASpring19 by going to www.asra.com for...

Duration:00:37:59

Episode 25: ASRA 17th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting Preview

8/1/2018
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) discusses the exciting lecture and workshop program for ASRA's 17th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting being held November 15-17, 2018, in San Antonio, TX. He is joined by Asokumar Buvanendran (@Kumar_asra), Max Eckmann (@eckmann_max), and Ameet Nagpal (@Sympathy4TheDr, https://www.facebook.com/ameet.nagpal.121). Recorded 07/29/2018. The deadline to submit abstracts is September 5, 2018. Early-bird registration ends September 28, 2018. Find out all the details about...

Duration:00:32:19

Episode 24: Education in Ultrasound Regional Anesthesia

5/29/2018
Raj Gupta (@dr_rajgupta) and Eric Schwenk (@ESchwenkMD) discuss the role of ASRA's Education in Regional Anesthesia Special Interest Group (SIG) and the current state of education in regional anesthesia. Recorded 05/29/2018. Guests - Colin McCartney (@colinjmccartney) - Chair of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at University of Ottawa, ON, Canada - Danielle Ludwin - Associate Professor of Anesthesiology; Columbia University Irving Medical Center - Jaime Ortiz (@JaimeOrtizMD) - Associate...

Duration:00:39:42