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American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

ASRA News is the official newsletter of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA). Published quarterly online ( in February, May, August, and November, newsletter articles address hot topics in the field and provide an opportunity for regional anesthesiology and pain medicine physicians and healthcare providers to share their experiences and recommendations for various aspects of practice. The publication also includes organization news, updates, and meeting information. Note: Mention of specific products do not indicate or imply endorsement. Author opinions do not necessarily represent those of ASRA.

Recent Episodes

How I Do It: Ultrasound-Guided Ankle BlockJune 16, 2021 Episode artwork How I Do It: The Oblique “Scotty Dog” Approach to the S1 Transforaminal Epidural InjectionJune 09, 2021 Episode artwork How I Do It: Ultrasound-Guided Temporomandibular Dysfunction ProlotherapyJune 02, 2021 Episode artwork How I Do It: Introducing Procedural Simulation into Pain FellowshipMay 26, 2021 Episode artwork President's Message: Things I Learned During My Time as Your ASRA President & From the Editor’s Desk: ChangeMay 19, 2021 Episode artwork Point-of-Care Ultrasound (PoCUS) and COVID-19May 05, 2021 Episode artwork Regional Anesthesiology Fellowship: A Half a Million Dollar Opportunity Cost?April 28, 2021 Episode artwork The Use of Ultrapotent Opioids in Veterinary MedicineApril 21, 2021 Episode artwork Update on the Opioid Epidemic: Public Health and Addiction PerspectivesApril 14, 2021 Episode artwork Acute Pain Management to Prevent Chronic Postsurgical PainApril 07, 2021 Episode artwork The 2016 CDC Opioid Prescribing Guideline for Chronic Pain: Unintended Consequences and a Revision on the HorizonMarch 31, 2021 Episode artwork How We Do It: Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center Transitional Pain Service/ Transitional Pain Services – What’s Next?/ Building a Transitional Pain Service: Vanderbilt ExperienceMarch 24, 2021 Episode artwork Transitional Pain Service/ The Future Role of Artificial Intelligence in Predicting Opioid Use/ How I Do It: Transition Pain Clinic, Duke HealthMarch 17, 2021 Episode artwork Johns Hopkins Perioperative Pain ProgramMarch 10, 2021 Episode artwork Opioid Tapers: Cui Bono?March 04, 2021 Episode artwork President's Message: We Didn't Just Survive 2020 - We Thrived & From the Editor’s Desk: PerspectiveFebruary 24, 2021 Episode artwork Naloxone for the Pain Physician: What Do I Need to Know?February 17, 2021 Episode artwork The Opioid Epidemic and the Perioperative PeriodFebruary 10, 2021 Episode artwork 46th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting: Value PropositionFebruary 03, 2021 Episode artwork Dr. Jeanine Wiener-Kronish: Women in Medicine and Progressing Toward a Healthier Working EnvironmentJanuary 27, 2021 Episode artwork Disparities in Care for LGBTQ PatientsJanuary 20, 2021 Episode artwork A Primer for Pain Physicians on Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents: Caution Is AdvisedJanuary 13, 2021 Episode artwork How I Do It: The Vertiflex™ Procedure for Lumbar Spinal StenosisJanuary 06, 2021 Episode artwork How I Do It: The Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block and Radiofrequency AblationDecember 30, 2020 Episode artwork Curb Your Enthusiasm: Local Anesthetic Adjuvants for Peripheral Nerve BlocksDecember 23, 2020 Episode artwork