Regional Anesthesia Team receives research prize at ESRA Meeting, Glasgow UK.

Monday, September 16, 2013


The European Society of Regional Anesthesia (ESRA) meeting is an internationally recognized meeting for Regional Anesthesia. At the recent 32nd Annual ESRA Meeting held on 4-7 September 2013 at Glasgow (UK), Dr. Vishal Uppal presented two abstracts from our department.

1. A Novel Adductor Canal Catheter Insertion Technique

This technical communication was presented as an oral presentation at the meeting.
Authors: Drs. Vishal Uppal, Rakesh V. Sondekoppam, Jonathan Brookes, Sugantha Ganapathy
Supervisor: Dr. Sugantha Ganapathy

2. Comparison of electronic beam steering with echogenic needle for needle visibility during ultrasound-guided Regional Anesthesia: A laboratory study

Authors: Drs. Vishal Uppal, Sugantha Ganapathy, Rakesh V Sondekoppam
Supervisor: Dr. Sugantha Ganapathy


This research abstract received the 3rd prize for the Best E-Poster Discussion and monetary prize for the value of 250 Euros.

Congratulations to Dr. Vishal Uppal, Dr. Rakesh Sondekoppam and Dr. Sugantha Ganapathy!