In-Depth Anatomy: Cervicogenic Headache - Ultrasound-Guided Greater Occipital Nerve Blocks

In the fifth, and final, video of the new In-Depth Anatomy: Cervicogenic Headache series, review the anatomy critical to performing safe and effective ultrasound-guided greater occipital nerve blocks.

Explore the correlation of radiologic and cadaveric structures to interventional pain diagnosis and treatments.

Materials presented in this activity have been made available by the Spine Intervention Society for educational purposes only. We reserve all rights to such material.

Educational Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Apply the anatomic relationships of relevant soft tissue, neurological, and osseous upper cervical structures to injection targets under multiplanar fluoroscopic imaging.
  • Evaluate the impact of anatomic relationships on the safe performance of diagnostic and therapeutic cervical injection procedures.

Disclosure Information
None of the planners or speakers had relevant financial relationships with ACCME-defined ineligible companies.

Accreditation Statement
The Spine Intervention Society (SIS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
SIS designates this live internet activity for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Commercial Support
No commercial support was received for this activity.

Date of Activity Release: 11/02/2020
Date of Activity Expiration: 11/01/2023

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