Original, peer reviewed articles 

Greengrass RA, Narouze S, Bendtsen TF, Hadzic A. Cervical plexus and greater occipital nerve blocks: controversies and technique update. Reg Anesth Pain Med.2019 Jun;44(6):623-626.

Vermeylen K, Desmet M Leunen I, Soetens F, Neyrinck A, Carens D, Caerts B, Seynaeve P, Hadzic A, Van de Velde M. Supra-inguinal, injection for fascia iliaca compartment block results in more consistent spread towards the lumbar plexus than an infra-inguinal injection: a volunteer study. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2019 Feb 22.

Zel J, Hadzic A, Cvetko E, Seliskar A, Damjanovska M, Kuroda MM, Sega Jazbec S, Stopar Pintaric T. Neurological and histological outcomes after subarachnoid injection of a liposomal bupivacaine suspension in pigs: a pilot study. Br J Anaesth. 2019 Mar;122(3):379-387.

Gautier N, Danklou J, Brichant JF, Lopez AM, Vandepitte C, Kuroda MM, Hadzic A, Gautier PE. The effect of force applied to the left paratracheal oesophagus on air entry into the gastric antrum during positive-pressure ventilation using a facemask. Anaesthesia. 2019 Jan;74(1):22-28.

Vermeylen K, Soetens F, Leunen I, Hadzic A, Van Boxtael S, Pomés J, Prats-Galino A, Van de Velde M, Neyrinck A, Sala-Blanch X. The effect of the volume of supra-inguinal injected solution on the spread of the injectate under the fascia iliaca: a preliminary study. J Anesth. 2018 Dec;32(6):908-913.

Balocco AL, Van Zundert PGE, Gan SS, Gan TJ, Hadzic A. Extended release bupivacaine formulations for postoperative analgesia: an update. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2018 Oct;31(5):636-642.

Neal JM, Barrington MJ, Brull R, Hadzic A, Hebl JR, Horlocker TT, Kopp SL, Rathmell JP, Suresh S, Watson JC. Asleep Versus Awake and Standard of Care. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2017 Sep/Oct;42(5):681-682.

Malenica M, Prnjavorac B, Bego T, Dujic T, Semiz S, Skrbo S, Gusic A, Hadzic A, Causevic A. Effect of Cigarette Smoking on Haematological Parameters in Healthy Population. Med Arch. 2017 Apr;71(2):132-136.

Vandepitte C, Kuroda M, van Boxstael S, Hadzic A. “Don’t Throw the Baby Out With the Bath Water: ” A Reply to Dr. Onwochei et al. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2017 Jul/Aug;42(4):546-547.

Morland C, Andersson KA, Haugen ØP, Hadzic A, Kleppa L, Gille A, Rinholm JE, Palibrk V, Diget EH, Kennedy LH, Stølen T, Hennestad E, Moldestad O, Cai Y, Puchades M, Offermanns S, Vervaeke K, Bjørås M, Wisløff U, Storm-Mathisen J, Bergersen LH. Exercise induces cerebral VEGF and angiogenesis via the lactate receptor HCAR1. Nat Commun. 2017 May 23.

Vandepitte C, Kuroda M, Witvrouw R, Anne L, Bellemans J, Corten K, Vanelderen P, Mesotten D, Leunen I, Heylen M, Van Boxstael S, Golebiewski M, Van de Velde M, Knezevic NN, Hadzic A. Addition of Liposome Bupivacaine to Bupivacaine HCl Versus Bupivacaine HCl Alone for Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block in Patients Having Major Shoulder Surgery. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2017 May/Jun;42(3):334-341.

Vermeylen K, Hermans M, Soetens F, Vereecke E, Steinfeldt T, Groen G, Hadzic A, Van de Velde M. Opening Injection Pressure Is Higher in Intraneural Compared With Perineural Injections During Simulated Nerve Blocks of the Lower Limb in Fresh Human Cadavers. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2017 Jan 13

Goffin P, Lecoq JP, Ninane V, Brichant JF, Sala-Blanch X, Gautier PE, Bonnet P, Carlier A,Hadzic A. Interfascial Spread of Injectate After Adductor Canal Injection in Fresh Human Cadavers. Anesth Analg. 2016 Aug;123(2):501-3

Hadzic A, Vandepitte C, Salti A, Boons J, Vlassakov K, Clark T. Ultrasound Evaluation of Focal Neuropathies: Correlation with Electrodiagnosis. 2016 Jun;124(6):1420

Hadzic A, Minkowitz HS, Melson TI, Berkowitz R, Uskova A, Ringold F, Lookabaugh J, Ilfeld BM. Liposome Bupivacaine Femoral Nerve Block for Postsurgical Analgesia after Total Knee Arthroplasty. 2016 Jun;124(6):1372-83.

Hadzic A, Abikhaled JA, Harmon WJ. Impact of volume expansion on the efficacy and pharmacokinetics of liposome bupivacaine. Local Reg Anesth. 2015 Dec 7;8:105-11

Gautier PE,Hadzic A, Lecoq JP, Brichant JF, Kuroda MM, Vandepitte C. Distribution of Injectate and Sensory-Motor Blockade After Adductor Canal Block. Anesth Analg. 2016 122(1):279-82.

Damjanovska M, Cvetko E,Hadzic A, Seliskar A, Plavec T, Mis K, Vuckovic Hasanbegovic I, Stopar Pintaric T. Neurotoxicity of perineural vs intraneural-extrafascicular injection of liposomal bupivacaine in the porcine model of sciatic nerve block. 2015 Dec;70(12):1418-26.

Gautier P, Vandepitte C, Schaub I, Fourneau K, Kuroda MM, De Merlier Y, Hadzic A. The Disposition of Radiocontrast in the Interscalene Space in Healthy Volunteers. Anesth Analg. 2015 May;120(5):1138-41.

Lopez AM, Sala-Blanch X, Castillo R, Hadzic A. Ultrasound guided injection inside the common sheath of the sciatic nerve at division level has a higher success rate than an injection outside the sheath. Rev Esp Anestesiol Reanim. 2014 Jun-Jul;61(6):304-10.

Damjanovska M, Cvetko E, Hadzic A, Seliskar A, Plavec T, Mis K, Vuckovic Hasanbegovic I, Stopar Pintaric T. Neurotoxicity of perineural vs intraneural-extrafascicular injection of liposomal bupivacaine in the porcine model of sciatic nerve block. 2015 Sep 4.

Neal JM, Barrington MJ, Brull R, Hadzic A, Hebl JR, Horlocker TT, Huntoon MA, Kopp SL, Rathmell JP, Watson JC. The Second ASRA Practice Advisory on Neurologic Complications Associated With Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine: Executive Summary 2015. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2015 Sep-Oct;40(5):401-30.

Ilfeld BM, Viscusi ER, Hadzic A, Minkowitz HS, Morren MD, Lookabaugh J, Joshi GP. Reg Anesth Pain Med. Safety and Side Effect Profile of Liposome Bupivacaine (Exparel) in Peripheral Nerve Blocks. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 2015 Sep-Oct;40(5):572-82.

Gautier P, Vandepitte C, Schaub I, Fourneau K, Kuroda MM, De Merlier Y, Hadzic A. The Disposition of Radiocontrast in the Interscalene Space in Healthy Volunteers. Anesth Analg. 2015 120(5):1138-41

Brull R, Hadzic A, Reina MA, Barrington MJ. Pathophysiology and Etiology of Nerve Injury Following Peripheral Nerve Blockade. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2015 Sep-Oct;40(5):479-90

Karmakar MK, Li JW, Kwok WH, Hadzic A. Ultrasound-Guided Lumbar Plexus Block Using a Transverse Scan Through the Lumbar Intertransverse Space: A Prospective Case Series. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2015; 40:75-81

Hadzic A, Sadeghi N, Vandepitte C, Vandepitte W, Van de Velde M, Hadzic A, Van Robays J, Heylen R, Herijgers P, Vloka C, Zundert JV. 500th birthday of Andreas Vesalius, the founder of modern anatomy: “vivitur ingenio, caetera mortis erunt” (“genius lives on, all else is mortal”). Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2014 Nov-Dec;39(6):450-5

Steinfeldt T, Wiesmann T, Nimphius W, Cornelius V, Eismann D, Kratz T, Hadzic A, Wulf H, Werner T. Perineural Hematoma May Result in Nerve Inflammation and Myelin Damage. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2014, 39:513-9

Pintaric TS, Cvetko E, Strbenc M, Mis K, Podpecan O, Mars T, Hadzic A. Intraneural and Perineural Inflammatory Changes in Piglets After Injection of Ultrasound Gel, Endotoxin, 0.9% NaCl, or Needle Insertion without Injection. Anesth Analg. 2014;118:869-73.

Lopez AM, Sala-Blanch X, Castillo R, Hadzic A. Ultrasound guided injection inside the common sheath of the sciatic nerve at the level of division results in higher success rate than circumferential injection outside the sheath. Rev Esp Anestesiol Reanim.  2014 Jun-Jul;61(6):304-10.

Ruiz A, Sala-Blanch X, Martinez-Ocón J, Carretero MJ, Sánchez-Etayo G, Hadzic A. Incidence of intraneural needle insertion in ultrasound-guided femoral nerve block: A comparison between the out-of-plane versus the in-plane approaches. Rev Esp Anestesiol Reanim. 2014; 61: 73-7

Wiesmann T, Bornträger A, Vassiliou T, Hadzic A, Wulf H, Mülle, Hans-Helge, Steinfeldt T. Minimal Current Intensity to Elicit an Evoked Motor Response Cannot Discern Between Needle-Nerve Contact and Intraneural Needle Insertion. Anesth Analg, 2014;118:681-6

Wassef M, Lee DY, Levine JL, Ross RE, Guend H, Vandepitte C, Hadzic A, Teixeira J. Feasibility and analgesic efficacy of the transversus abdominis plane block after single-port laparoscopy in patients having bariatric surgery Surgery. Journal of Pain Research, 2013; 27;837-41.

Stopar-Pintaric T, Cvetko E, Strbenc M, Mis K, Podpecan O, Hadzic A. Intraneural and Perineural Inflammatory Changes in Piglets After Injection of Ultrasound Gel, Endotoxin, 0.9% NaCl or Needle Insertion Without Injection. In press, Anesthesia & Analgesia, 2013.

Salviz EA, Hadzic A, Shariat A, Chen JP, Hobeika P. Quality of life after ambulatory rotator cuff surgery: Single injection versus Continuous Interscalene block versus General Anesthesia. A double-blinded, prospective study. Anesth Analg, 2013;117(6):1485-92

Vandepitte C., Gautier P., Bellen P., Hadzic A. Multiple level ultrasound guided intercostal nerve blocks for thoracic wall surgery in a patient with Duchene muscular dystrophy.  In press, Acta Belgica Anaesthesiologica, 2013

Shariat AN, Hadzic A, Xu D, Shastri U, Kwofie K, Gandhi K, McCally CM, Gratenstein K, Vandepitte C, Gadsden J, Unis D. Fascia lliaca Block for Analgesia After Hip Arthroplasty: A Randomized Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2013; 38:201-205.

Stopar Pintaric T, Hadzic A, Strbenc M, Podpecan O, Podbregar M, Cvetko E. Inflammatory response after injection of aqueous gel into subarachnoid space in piglets. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2013; 38:100-5.

Vandepitte C, Gautier P, Xu D, Salviz EA, Hadzic A. Effective Volume of Ropivacaine 0.75% Through a Catheter Required for Interscalene Brachial Plexus Blockade. Anesthesiology. 2013; 118:863-7.

Hu D, Onel E, Singla N, Kramer WG, Hadzic A. Pharmacokinetic profile of liposome bupivacaine injection following a single administration at the surgical site. Clin Drug Investig. 2013; 33:109

-15.Murata H, Salviz EA, Chen S, Vandepitte C, Hadzic A. Ultrasound-Guided Continuous Thoracic Paravertebral Block for Outpatient Acute Pain Management of Multilevel Unilateral Rib Fractures. Anesth Analg. 2013; 116:255-7.

Karmakar MK, Li X, Li J, Hadzic A. Volumetric three-dimensional ultrasound imaging of the anatomy relevant for thoracic paravertebral block. Anesth Analg. 2012; 115:1246-50.

Gadsden J, Shariat A, Hadzic A, Xu D, Patel V, Maliakal T. The Sequence of Administration of 1.5% Mepivacaine and 0.5% Bupivacaine Does Not Affect Latency of Block Onset or Duration of Analgesia in Ultrasound-Guided Interscalene Block. Anesth Analg. 2012; 115:963-7

Murata H, Sakai A, Hadzic A, Sumikawa K. The Presence of Transverse Cervical and Dorsal Scapular Arteries at Three Ultrasound Probe Positions Commonly Used in Supraclavicular Brachial Plexus Blockade. Anesth Analg. 2012; 115(2):470-3

Karmakar MK, Li X, Li J, Hadzic A.Technical communication: volumetric three-dimensional ultrasound imaging of the anatomy relevant for thoracic paravertebral block. Anesth Analg. 2012; 115:1246-50.

Stopar-Pintaric T, Hadzic A. Electron microscopic imaging of endothoracic fascia in thoracic paraverebral space in rats. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2011; 36:256-60

Gandhi K, Lindenmuth DM, Hadzic A, Xu D, Thomas J, Gadsden J. The effect of stimulating versus conventional perineural catheters on postoperative analgesia following ultrasound-guided femoral nerve localization. J Clin Anesth. 2011; 23:626-31.

Sala-Blanch X, Vandepitte C, Laur JJ, Horan P, Xu D, Reina MA, Karmakar MK, Clark TB, Hadzic A. A practical review of perineural versus intraneural injections: A call for standard nomenclature. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2011;49:1-12.

Sala-Blanch X, Lopez AM, Pomes J, Valls-Sole J, Garcia Al, Hadzic A. No clinical or electrophysiological evidence of nerve injury after intraneural injections during sciatic popliteal block. Anesthesiology 2011; 115:589-95.

Pintaric TS, Potocnik I, Hadzic A, Stupnik T, Pintaric M, Jankovic VN. Comparison of continuous thoracic epidural with paravertebral block on perioperative analgesia and hemodynamic stability in patients having open lung surgery. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2011; 36:256-60.

Gautier P, Vandepitte C, Ramquet C, DeCoopman, Xu D, Hadzic A.The minimum effective anesthetic volume of 0.75% ropivacaine in ultrasound-guided interscalane brachial plexus block. Anest Analg, 2011:113:951-5.

Singla NK, Singla SK, Chung F, Kutsogiannis DJ, Blackburn L, Lane SR, Levin J, Johnson B, Pergolizzi JV Jr. Phase II study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the oral neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist casopitant (GW679769) administered with ondansetron for the prevention of postoperative and postdischarge nausea and vomiting in high-risk patients. Anesthesiology. 2010; 113:74-82. Primary Investigator at SLR research site.

Gadsden J, Hadzic. Effect of mixing 1.5% mepivacaine and 0.5% bupivacaine on duration of analgesia and latency of block onset in ultrasound-guided interscalene block. Accepted for publication in Anesthesia and Analgesia, 2010.

Robards C, Hadzic A, Somasundaram L, Iwata T, Gadsden J, Xu D, Sala-Blanch X. Intraneural injection with low-current stimulation during popliteal sciatic nerve block. Anesth Analg. 2009; 109:673-7.

Sala Blanch X, Ribalta T, Rivas E, Carrera A, Gaspa A, Reina MA, Hadzic A. Structural Injury to the Human Sciatic Nerve After Intraneural Needle Insertion. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2009; 34:201-205.

Sala Blanch X, López AM, Carazo J, Hadzic A, Carrera A, Pomés J, Valls-Solé J. Intraneural injection during nerve stimulator-guided sciatic nerve block at the popliteal fossa. Br J Anaesth. 2009; 102:855-61.

Gadsden JC, Tsai T, Iwata T, Somasundarum L, Robards C, Hadzic A. Low interscalene block provides reliable anesthesia for surgery at or about the elbow. J Clin Anesth. 2009; 21:98-102.

Gadsden JC, Lindenmuth DM, Hadzic A, Xu D, Somasundarum L, Flisinski KA. Lumbar plexus block using high-pressure injection leads to contralateral and epidural spread. Anesthesiology. 2008; 109:683-8.

Tsai TP, Vuckovic I, Dilberovic F, Obhodzas M, Kapur E, Divanovic KA, Hadzic A. Intensity of the stimulating current may not be a reliable indicator of intraneural needle placement. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008; 33:207-10.

Kapur E, Dilberovic F, Zaciragic A, Cosovic E, Vuckovic I, Divanovic K-A, Mornjakovic Z, Babic M, Borgeat A, Thys DM, Hadzic A. Neurologic and histologic outcome after intraneural injections of lidocaine in canine sciatic nerves. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica 2007; 51:101-107

Hadzic A, Kerimoglu B, Loreio D, Karaca PE, Claudio RE, Yufa M, Wedderburn R, Santos AC, Thys DM. Paravertebral blocks provide superior same-day recovery over general anesthesia for patients undergoing inguinal hernia repair. Anesth Analg 2006;102: 1076-1081. This article is accompanied by an editorial (Anesth Analg 2006; 102:1073-1075)

Hadzic A, Karaca PE, Hobeika P, Unis G, Dermksian J, Yufa M, Claudio R, Vloka JD, Santos AC, Thys DM. Peripheral nerve blocks result in superior recovery profile compared with general anesthesia in outpatient knee arthroscopy. Anesth Analg. 2005; 100(4):976-81.

Gerancher JC, Viscousi ER, Ligouri GA, McCartney CJ, Williams BA, Ilfeld BM, Grant SA, Hebl JR, Hadzic A. Development of a standardized peripheral nerve block procedure form. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2005; 30:67-71.

Hadzic A, Williams BA, Kraca PE, Hobeika P, Unis G, Dermksian J, Yufa M, Thys DM, Santos AC. For outpatient rotator cuff surgery, nerve block anesthesia provides superior same-day recovery over general anesthesia. Anesthesiology 2005; 102:1001-

Hadzic A, Karaca PE, Hobeika P, Unis G, Dermksian J, Yufa M, Claudio R, Vloka JD, Santos AC, Thys DM. Peripheral nerve blocks result in superior recovery profile compared with general anesthesia in outpatient knee arthroscopy. Anesth Analg 2005; 100:976-81.

Hadzic A et al. Sciatic nerve injury after anterior sciatic nerve block. A case report accepted for publication in Anesthesia & Analgesia, 2004.

Hadzic A et al A Comparison of Lumbar Plexus-Sciatic Blocks Versus General Anesthesia for Shoulder Day-Case Surgeries. Accepted for publication in Anesthesia & Analgesia 2004

Hadzic A, Arliss J, Kerimoglu B, Karaca EP, Yufa M, Claudio RE, Vloka JD, Rosenquist R, Santos AC, Thys DM. A Comparison of Infraclavicular Versus General Anesthesia for Hand and Wrist Day-Case Surgeries. Anesthesiology 2004; 101:127-32. This article is accompanied by an editorial (Anesthesiology 2004; 101-3-6)

Claudio R, Hadzic A, Shih H, Vloka JD, Castro J, Koscielniak-Nielsen Z, Thys DM, Santos AC. Injection pressures by anesthesiologists during simulated peripheral nerve block. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2004; 29:201-5.

Hadzic A, Dilberovic F, Shah S, Kulenovic A, Kapur E, Zaciragic A, Cosovic E, Vuckovic I, Divanovic KA, Mornjakovic Z, Thys DM, Santos AC. Combination of intraneural injection and high injection pressure leads to fascicular injury and neurologic deficits in dogs. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2004; 29:417-23.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD, Claudio RE, Hadzic N, Thys MD, Santos AC. Effects of Surface Electrode Placement and Duration of the Stimulus on Motor Response. Anesthesiology 2004; 100-1526-30.

Gartner E, Lascurain P, Venet C, Maschino X, Zamfir A, Lupescu R, Hadzic A. Continuous parasacral sciatic block: A radiographic study. Anesth Analg 2004; 98:831-4.

Kurc P, Hadzic A. Yufa M, Vloka JD, Brown AR, Visan A, Sanborn K, Santos AC. Painful paresthesiae are infrequent during brachial plexus localization using low-current peripheral nerve stimulation. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2003; 28:380-383. This article is accompanied by an editorial.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD, Hadzic H, Thys DM, Santos AC. Nerve Stimulators Used for Peripheral Nerve Blocks Vary in Their Electrical Characteristics. Anesthesiology 2003; 98(4):969-74.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD, Singson R, Santos AC, Thys DM. A comparison of intertendinous and classical approaches to popliteal nerve block using magnetic resonance imaging simulation. Anesth Analg. 2002; 94(5):1321-4.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD, Santos AC. Research in regional anesthesia: objective versus subjective. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2001; 26:593-5.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Santos CA, Schwartz AJ, Sanborn K, Birnbach DJ, Thys DM. Training requirements for peripheral nerve blocks. Anesthesiology. Anesthesiology. 2001; 95:1303

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, April EW, Thys DM. Anterior approach to the sciatic nerve block: the effects of leg rotation. Anesth Analg 2001;92:460-2.

Vloka JD, Hadzic A, April EW, Geatz H, Thys, DM. Division of the sciatic nerve in the popliteal fossa and its possible implications in the popliteal nerve blockade. Anesth Analg 2001,92:215-7. This article was selected for translation and publication in the Spanish language edition of Anesthesia & Analgesia.

D’Souza MG, Hadžić A, Wider T. Unilateral mydriasis after nasal reconstruction surgery. Can J Anaesth. 2000; 47(11):1119-21.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Thys DM. Peripheral nerve stimulators for regional anesthesia can generate excessive voltage output with poor ground connection. Anest Analg, 2000; 91:1306-13.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Drobnik L, Ernest A, Reiss W, Thys DM. Anatomical landmarks for femoral nerve block: A comparison of four needle insertion sites. Anesth Analg 1999; 89:1467-70.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Koorn R, Thys DM. Transthoracic echocardiography in perioperative medicine. Can J Anaest, 1999; 6: 616. (letter)

Arliss JJ, Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Vloka M. Cutaneous horn. Emergency Medicine, 1998

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. The intensity of the current at which the sciatic nerve stimulation is achieved is more important factor in determining the quality of the nerve block then the type of the motor response obtained. Anesthesiology; 1998;88:1408-10.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD. A Comparison of the Posterior versus Lateral Approaches to the Block of the Sciatic Nerve in the Popliteal Fossa. Anesthesiology; 1998:88 (6):1480-1486.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Kuroda MM, Koorn R, Birnbach DJ. The practice of peripheral nerve blocks in the United States. A national survey. Reg Anesth Pain Med 1998:23:241-246.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Mulcare R, Lesser JB, Koorn R, Thys DM. Combined blocks of the sciatic nerve at the popliteal fossa and posterior cutaneous nerve of the thigh for short saphenous vein stripping in outpatients: An alternative to spinal anesthesia. J Clin Anesth 1997; 9:618-22.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Mulcare R, Lesser JB, Kitain E, Thys DM. Femoral nerve block versus spinal anesthesia for outpatients undergoing long saphenous vein stripping surgery. Anesth Analg,1997;84:749-52.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Lesser JB, Kitain E, Geatz H, April EW, Thys DM. A Common Epineural Sheath for the Nerves in the Popliteal Fossa and Its Possible Implications for Sciatic Nerve Block. Anesth Analg 1997;84:387-90

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Vloka M. Acute iridocyclitis. Emergency Medicine,

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Saff GN, Hertz R, Thys DM. The “Three-in-one block” for treatment of pain in a patient with acute herpes zoster infection. Reg Anesth 1997:22:575-578.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Sanborn K. Rapid-sequence Induction for Intubation of the Pediatric Patient Requires Adequate Training in Airway Management. Academic Emergency Medicine 1997; 4(1).

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Vloka ME, Lebowitz LI. Acute Lymhangitis. Hospital Medicine 1997;33(1):42.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Koorn R. Effects of the auditory volume control knob on the stimulus amplitude display of the DualStim/Deluxe™ model NS-2CA/DX peripheral nerve stimulator. Anesthesiology, 1997; 87:714-715.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Koorn R, Thys DM. Supine approach to the sciatic nerve in the popliteal fossa. Can J Anaesth 1996; 43(9):964-967.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Kitain E, Lesser JB, Kuroda MM, April EW, Thys DM. Anatomic Considerations for Sciatic Nerve Block in the Popliteal Fossa Through the Lateral Approach. Reg Anesth 1996; 21:414-418.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Vloka ME, Loughlin BT. Acute Herpes Zooster Infection. Emergency Medicine 1996; 11:42-43.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Vloka M. Dressing for lacerations on the scalp. Emergency Medicine 1996; 8:53.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD. Peripheral Nerve Stimulator for Unassisted Nerve Blockade. Anesthesiology, 1996; 84: 1528-1529.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Patel N, Birnbach D. Hypertensive Crisis After a Successful Placement of an Epidural Anesthetic in a Hypertensive Parturient. Regional Anesthesia 1995; 20:156-158.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Kitain E. A Simple Adaptation to the Olympus LF1 and LF2 Fiberoptic Bronchoscopes for Instillation of Local Anesthetic. Anesthesiology 1995; 82:792.

Hadžić A, Glab C, Sanborn K, Thys D. Severe Neurologic Deficit After Nitrous Oxide Anesthesia. Anesthesiology 1995; 83(4):863-866.

Hadžić A, Frasto E, Kuljuh E. Prevalence of Arterial Hypertension Among Pyrotechnicians. Med Arh 1990; 44:151-154.

 

Reviews, Book Chapters, Case reports, Editorials,  letters to the editor

Histology of the peripheral nerves and light microscopy. Hasanbegovic I, Dervisevic L, Vloka A. In: Hadzic’s Knowledge Assessment in Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management; McGrawHill Publishing, Inc, New York, New York, 2018, in press

Continuous Nerve Blocks, Chapter 71, Chapter 4. Hadzic A, Vloka A. In: Hadzic’s Knowledge Assessment in Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management; McGrawHill  Publishing, Inc, New York, New York, 2018, in press.

Asleep Versus Awake and Standard of Care. Neal JM, Barrington MJ, Brull R, Hadzic A, Hebl JR, Horlocker TT, Kopp SL, Rathmell JP, Suresh S, Watson JC. Asleep Versus Awake and Standard of Care. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2017;42:681-682

Don’t Throw the Baby Out With the Bath Water. Vandepitte C, Kuroda M, van Boxstael S, Hadzic A. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2017 Jul/Aug;42(4):546-547

Van Boxstael S, Spahic E, Hadzic A. The Anatomical Foundations of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine: Macroanatomy, Microanatomy, Sonoanatomy, Functional Anatomy. Anesth Analg. 2017 Feb 16

Carrera A, Lopez AM, Sala-Blanch X, Kapur E, Hasanbegovic I, and Hadzic A. Functional Regional Anesthesia. In Hadzic’s Textbook of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management, 2nd Edition. McGrawHill, New York, NY 2017. ISBN 978-0071717595

van Zundert A, Hadzic A. Electrical Nerve Stimulators and Localization of Peripheral Nerves. In Hadzic’s Textbook of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management, 2nd Edition. McGrawHill, New York, NY 2017. ISBN 978-0071717595

Barrington MJ, Brull R, Reina MA, Hadzic A. Complications and Prevention of Neurologic Injury with Peripheral Nerve Blocks. In Hadzic’s Textbook of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management, 2nd Edition. McGrawHill, New York, NY 2017; pp 1047-1058

Hadzic A, Vandepitte C, Salti A, Boons J, Vlassakov K, Clark T. Ultrasound Evaluation of Focal Neuropathies: Correlation with Electrodiagnosis. Anesthesiology. 2016 Jun;124(6):1420.

Van Poucke S, Thomeer M, Hadzic A. 2015, big data in healthcare: for whom the bell tolls? Crit Care. 2015 (19):171.

Levine M, Halaszynski T, Capdevila X, Ahmad I, Ivani G, Vandepitte C, Hadzic A. When the statistics steal the show. Anesthesiology. 2015;122:952-3.

Hadzic A, Vandepitte C, Lopez A, Sala-Blanch X, Goutier P. Sunderland, Nerves and Nerve Injuries, 2nd Ed, Edited by Tubbs S, Elsevier, New York NY, March 2015.

Levine M, Latmore M, Vandepitte C, Gadsden J, Hadzic A. It is 3 a.m. . . . do you know where your catheter tip is? Br J Anaesth. 2014;112:757-8.

Sata S, Vandepitte C, Gobliewski M, Hadzic A. Aberrant vein within common connective tissue sheath of the sciatic nerve at the popliteal fossa. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2014;39:82-3

Hadzić A, Sadeghi N, Vandepitte C. A Tribute to a Brilliant Mind: Jerry Vloka, MD, PhD. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2014;39:67-9.

Maric S, Robinson A, Vandepitte C, Hadzic A. Dislocation of a Femur Fracture After Femoral Nerve Block. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2014;39:168-9

Vandepitte C, Latmore M, O’Murchu E, Hadzic A, Van de Velde M, Nijs M. Combined Interscalene-Superficial Cervical Plexus Blocks for Surgical Repair of Clavicular Fracture in a 15 Week Pregnant Woman. International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia; accepted for publication, 2013.

Vandepitte C, Gautier P, Bellen P, Murata H, Salviz EA, Hadzic A. Use of ultrasound-guided intercostal nerve block as a sole anaesthetic technique in a high-risk patient with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Acta Anaesthesiol Belg. 2013; 64:91-4.

Shastri U, Kwofie K, Emine AS, Xu D, Hadzic A. pp 722-743, In Practical Management of Pain. Edited by Benzon,Rathmel, Wu, Turk, Argoff and Hurley. Elsevier, 2013. Chapter

Adhikary SD, Hadzic A, McQuillan PM. Simulator for teaching hand-eye coordination during ultrasound-guided regional anaesthesia. Br J Anaesth. 2013; 111:844-5

Hadzic A, Gadsden J, Shariat A, Xu D, Shastri U, Kwofie K, Vandepitte C, Gandhi K, Mitgang C, Gratenstein K. Reply to Drs Rowley and Emamdee. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2013;38:459

Lin E, Choi J, Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve blocks for outpatient surgery: evidence-based indications. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2013; 26(4):467-74.

Chen JP, Resta-Flarer F, Reiss W, Hadzic A. Adductor Canal Block Can Result in Clinically Significant Quadriceps Paralysis: A Case Report. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2014;39(2):170-1

Chen J, Lesser J, Hadzic A, Resta-Flarer F. The importance of the proximal saphenous nerve block for foot and ankle surgery. Reg Anesth Pain Med.2013;38:372.

Lin E, Choi J, Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve blocks for outpatient surgery: evidence-based indications. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2013;26:467-74

Kwofie K, Shastri U, Vandepitte C, Salviz EA, Shariat AN, Karmakar MK, Gautier P, Clark T, Lopez A, Laur J, Hadzic A. Standard approaches for upper extremity nerve blocks with an emphasis on outpatient surgery. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol; 2013; 26:501-8.

Hadzic A. Atchabahian A, Gupta R Foreword. In The Anesthesia Guide, Ed.. Lange-McGrawHill Companies, New York, NY 2013.

Ilfeld BM, Hadzic A. Walking the Tightrope after Knee Surgery: Optimizing Postoperative Analgesia while Minimizing Quadriceps Weakness. Anesthesiology. 2013;118:248-50. Editorial

Phillips L, Litwin S, Vandepitte C, Kuroda M, Salviz EA, Pozek JP, Hadzic A. Peripheral Nerve Blocks in Anesthetized Patients. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, 2012, 37 : 34-39, ESRA supplement

Pozek JP, Vandepitte C, Shastri U, Kwofie K, Castro J, Kuroda M, Frulla A, Hadzic A. Peripheral Nerve Stimulators: Do They Have a Future? Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, 2012, 37: 48-52, ESRA supplement

Latmore M, Litwin S, Kwofie K, Shastri U, Vandepitte C, Kuroda M, Salviz AE, Hadzic A. Sedation During Surgery Under Regional Anesthesia: Which Drug is Best for my Patient? Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, 2012, 37: 77-79, ESRA supplement

Sala-Blanch X, López AM, Pomés J, Valls-Sole J, García AI, Hadzic A. Intraneural Injection in Sciatic Nerve Block. Anesthesiology. 2012;116:1153-4.

Vandepitte C, Vloka J, Gadsden J, Hadzic A. Evoked motor response of the sartorius muscle and femoral nerve blockade. Anesth Analg. 2012;114:1140.

Murata H, Salviz EA, Chen S, Vandepitte C, Hadzic A. Ultrasound-guided continuous thoracic paravertebral block for outpatient acute pain management of multi-level unilateral rib fractures. Anesthesia and Analgesia, in press, 2012

Sala-Blanch X, Vandepitte C, Laur JJ, Horan P, Xu D, Reina MA, Karmakar MK, Clark TB, Hadzic A. A practical review of perineural versus intraneural injections: a call for standard nomenclature. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2011;49:1-12.

Hadzic A, Gadsden J, McCally C, Gratenstein K: Ultrasound guidance may reduce but not eliminate the complications of peripheral nerve blocks.  Puesta Al Dia En Anestesia Regional Y Tratamiento Del Dolor, Vol XIII. Edited by Andres J. Barcelona, Laboratorios Menarini, S.A., 2010, pp.135-43

Hadzic A, Gratenstein K, McCally C: Regional anesthesia in patients with renal failure. Puesta Al Dia En Anestesia Regional Y Tratamiento Del Dolor, Vol XIII. Edited by Andres J. Barcelona, Laboratorios Menarini, S.A., 2010, pp.219-21

Hadzic A, Houl T, Capdevila X, Ilfeld B. Femoral nerve block in patients having total knee arthroplasty. Anesthesiology. 2010; 113:1014-5.

Gadsden J, McCally C, Hadzic A. Monitoring in regional anesthesia. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology 2010, 23:000–000, in press.

Gadsden J, Gratestein K, Hadzic A. Intraneural injection and peripheral nerve injury. International Anesthesiology Clinics, 2010, in press.

Reiss W, Kurapati S, Shariat A, Hadzic A. Nerve injury complicating ultrasound/electrostimulation-guided supraclavicular brachial plexus block. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2010;35:400-1. (case report)

Hadzic A, Gadsden J, Shariat AN. Local and nerve block techniques for analgesia after shoulder surgery. Anaesthesia. 2010; 65:547-8 (editorial)

Patel, V, Hadzic, A, Gadsden, J, Gandhi, K. An Electrocardiograph Artifact Caused by Peripheral Nerve Stimulation During an Interscalene Brachial Plexus Nerve Block. Reg Anesth Pain Med; 2010: pp 118-119 (letter to the editor)

Williams BA, Orebaugh SL, Kentor ML, Hadzic A. Economic aspects of regional anaesthesia. Br J Anaesth. 2009;103:613; author reply 613-4.

Reply to Drs. Gadsden and DeVera. Bernards CM, Neal JM, Suresh S, Hadzic A. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2009;34:604-605.

Bernards CM, Neal JM, Suresh S, Hadzic A. Blocks in anesthetized patients. Reg Anesth Pain Med; 2009; 34 605. (letter to the editor)

Williams B, Orebaugh S, Kentor M, and Hadzic A. Economic aspects of regional anesthesia. Brit J Anest, 2009; 7-21.

Maliakal T, Patel S, Hadzic A. Ultrasound guidance to facilitate low interscalene brachial plexus block in a patient with indwelling hemodialysis catheter. Can J Anaesth. 2009;56:551-2.

Xu D, Hadzic A. Complications of peripheral nerve blocks (Komplikationonen peripherer Nervenblockaden). Regionalblockaden & Iniltrationstherapie; Lehrbuch und Atlas, 4th Edition, Edited by Jankovic D, ABW Wissenschaftsverlag, Berlin, 2008; pp 397-404.

Patel VJ, Gandhi K, Patel S, Gadsden J, Hadzic A. An Electrocardiograph Artifact caused by Peripheral Nerve Stimulation during an Interscalene Brachial Plexus Nerve Block. Can J Anaesth. 2009;56:551-2

Deschner B, Robards C, Xu D, Hadzic A. Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Blocks. In Raj’s Practical Management of Pain. Edited by Benzon HT, Rathmell JP, Wu CL, Turk DC, Argoff CE. Mosby Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2008; 889-904.

Hadzic A, Sala-Blanch X, Xu D. Ultrasound guidance may reduce but not eliminate complications of peripheral nerve blocks. Anesthesiology. 2008;108:557-8.

Robards CB, Iwata T, Somasundaram L, Xu D, Hadzic A. Ultrasound-guided interscalene brachial plexus block in a patient with a ventriculoperitoneal shunt. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008;33:273-4

Neal JM, Bernards CM, Hadzic A, Hebl JR, Hogan QH, Horlocker TT, Lee LA, Rathmell JP, Sorenson EJ, Suresh S, Wedel DJ. ASRA Practice Advisory on Neurologic Complications in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008;33:404-15.

Bernards CM, Hadzic A, Suresh S, Neal JM. Regional anesthesia in anesthetized or heavily sedated patients. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008; 33:449-60.

Neal JM, Bernards CM, Hadzic A, Hebl JR, Hogan QH, Horlocker TT, Lee LA, Rathmell JP, Sorenson EJ, Suresh S, Wedel DJ. ASRA Practice Advisory on Neurologic Complications in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008;33:404-15.

Bernards CM, Hadzic A, Suresh S, Neal JM. Regional anesthesia in anesthetized or heavily sedated patients. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008;33:449-60.

Robards CB, Iwata T, Somasundaram L, Xu D, Hadzic A. Ultrasound-guided interscalene brachial plexus block in a patient with a ventriculoperitoneal shunt. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008 May-Jun;33:273-4.

Hadzic A, Sala-Blanch X, Xu D. Ultrasound guidance may reduce but not eliminate complications of peripheral nerve blocks. Anesthesiology. 2008 Apr;108:557-8.

Borgeat A, Blumenthal S, Hadzic A. Mechanisms of complications with peripheral nerve blocks. In Finucane BT, Editor: Complications of Regional Anesthesia, 2nd edition, New York, NY, 2008; pp 74-86.

Daschner B, Robarts C, Xu Daquan, Hadzic A. Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks. Current Reviews 2006.

Hadzic A, Williams BA, Unis D, Hobeika P. Interscalene Block Superior to General Anesthesia: A Discussion of the Conclusions Regarding These Two Anesthesia Techniques. 2006;104(1):208-209. No abstract available.

Iwata T, Lakshman S, Singh A, Yufa M, Claudio R, Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve blocks for perioperative management of patients having orthopedic surgery or trauma of the lower extremity. Bosn J Basic Med Sci. 2005;5:5-19.

Hadzic A. Neurologic complications after peripheral nerve blocks: New insights into mechanisms and means to prevent them. Bol 2005;6:60-62.

Hadzic A. Update: Peripheral nerve stimulation. Bol 2005;6:69-73

Shah S, Tsai T, Iwata T, Hadzic A. Outpatient regional anesthesia for foot and ankle surgery. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2005;43:143-51.

Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve blocks in a busy practice. Bol 2005;6:63-68

Hadzic A. Lower extremity nerve blocks: An update. Lijec Vjes 2005; 127:52-60.

Hadzic A. Complications of peripheral nerve blocks. Lijec Vjes 2005; 127:24-29.

Iwata T, Lakshman S, Singh A, Yufa, M, Claudio R, Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve blocks for perioperative management of patients having orthopedic surgery or trauma or the lower extremity. Bosnian Journal of basic medical sciences 2005;5:5-19.

Shah S, Hadzic A, Vloka JD, Cafferty MS, Moucha CS, Santos AC. Neurologic complication after anterior sciatic nerve block. Anesth Analg 2005; 100:1515-7

Williams BA, Hadzic A. Anesthesia for outpatient surgery: how fast is fast?
Anesthesiology. 2005 Mar;102(3):695.

Enneking FK, Chan V, Greger J, Hadzic A, Lang SA, Horlocker TT. Lower-extremity peripheral nerve blockade: Essentials of our current understanding. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2005;30:4-35.

Lakshman S, Hadzic A. Book review: Regional Nerve Blocks & Infiltration Therapy Textbook and Color Atlas Third Edition, Ed Danilo Jankovic, Blackwell Publishing, Oxford 2004. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2005;30:113.

Shah S, Vloka JD, Hadzic A. The future of ambulatory surgery and regional anesthesia. In Steele MS, Nielsen KC, Klein MS eds.: Ambulatory Anesthesia and Perioperative Analgesia, McGrawHill, New York, NY, 2005, pp 553-559.

Hadzic A. Newer anticoagulants and regional anesthesia. In Highlights IN Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy, Edited by Rawal N, Gligorijevic S. ESRA and Cyprint Ltd, Limassol Cyprus, 2004: 285-302.

Hadzic A. Supraclavicular (Low) Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block. In Highlights In Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy, Edited by Rawal N, Gligorijevic S. ESRA and Cyprint Ltd, Limassol Cyprus, 2004: 47-63.

Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve stimulators: Cracking the code: One at a time. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2004;29:201-5.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD, Santos A, Greengrass R, Enneking K. Neurologic Complications of Peripheral Nerve Blocks. IMRAPT; 2003, 15(3): 3-8.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD. What is new in lower extremity nerve blocks? Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management 2003;7:1-2.

Visan A, Bartoc C, Hadzic A, Vloka JD. Cutaneous nerve blocks of the lower extremity. Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management 2003;7:26-31.

Hadžić A. Vloka JD. Choice of Local Anesthetic. In: Peripheral Nerve Blocks: A color Atlas. Edited by Chelly JE. Lippincot Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA 2003

Hadžić A. Vloka JD. Paravertebral Blocks. In: Peripheral Nerve Blocks: A color Atlas. Edited by Chelly JE. Lippincot Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA 2003

Hadžić A. Vloka JD, Koenigsamen J. Training requirements for peripheral nerve blocks. Current Opinion in Anesthesiology 2002; 15:669-673.

Yufa M, Kurc P, Vloka JD, Hadzic A. Lower extremity blocks for analgesia. Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management 2002;6:60-65.

Yufa M, Kurc PE, Vloka JD, Hadzic A. Lower extremity blocks for analgesia. Techniques in regional anesthesia and pain management 2003. Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 2002;6(2):60-65.

Hadžić A. Vloka JD. Peripheral Nerve Stimulators. In: Peripheral Nerve Blocks: A color Atlas. Edited by Chelly JE. Lippincot Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA 2002

Boenigk K, Vloka, JD, Hadzic A. Lower extremity nerve blocks: An update. Progress in Anesthesiology 2001; Volume XV/Chapter 13

Hadžić A, Suster D, Shih H. Radiography of the chest. In Textbook of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Edited by Thys DM. McGraw-Hill Companies, New York, NY, 2001, pp 73-97. New York.

Lew E, Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Ropivacaine for Peripheral Nerve Blocks: Are there Advantages? Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management 2001

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. A Unique Approach to Postoperative Analgesia for Ambulatory Surgery. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia 2000;12:595-599.

Karaca P, Hadžić A, Vloka, JD. Specific Nerve Blocks: An Update. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology 2000; 13:549-555.

Vloka, JD, Hadžić A, Santos A. Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks for Ambulatory Surgery. Current Anesthesiology Reports 2000, 2(4):327-332.

Hadžić A, Vloka, JD. Peripheral Nerve Blocks for Outpatient Surgery. ASRA Newsletter, May 2000, pp 2-5.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Peripheral Nerve Block for Ambulatory Lower Extremity Surgery. Current Science, April 2000.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A, Drobnik L. Nerve blocks in the pregnant patient. In Textbook of Obstetric Anesthesia. Edited by Birnbach D, Gatt PS, Data S. Churchill Livingstone, Philadelphia PA, 2000, pp 693-706.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Popliteal Block. Lateral Approach. In: Peripheral Nerve Blocks: A color Atlas. Edited by Chelly JE. Lippincot Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 1999, pp 85-87.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Obturator and Genitofemoral nerve Blocks. Techniques In Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management,1999:3(1); 28-32.

Hadžić A, Thys MD. Transesophageal Echocardiography and its clinical use. Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology, 1996; 9:27-35.

 

Textbooks 

Hadzic’s Textbook of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management, 2nd Edition.

McGrawHill, New York, NY 2017. ISBN 978-0071717595

Atlas of Anatomy for Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. Human Structure, Ultrastructure and 3D Reconstruction Images.

Editors: José Antonio De Andrés, Admir Hadzic, Alberto Prats-Galino, Xavier Sala-Blanch, André A.J. van Zundert. Springer, New York NY 2015.

Hadzic A, Vloka J. Peripheral Nerve Blocks: Principles and Practice.

McGrawHill, New York, NY, 2003. (Also translated Spanish, Italian, Chinese and Polish; ISBN 0-07-140918-1).

Hadzic A, editor, Textbook of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management.

McGrawHill, New York, NY 2007. (Translated in Spanish, Chinese, Italian, Turkish, Polish, Portuguese); ISBN-13 978-0-07-144006-9)

Hadzic’s Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Anatomy for Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia, 2nd Ed.

McGrawHill, New York, NY, 2012. (Translated in Spanish, Chinese, Italian, Turkish, Polish, Portuguese; ISBN 978-0071449069)

 

Educational Material

Gebhard R, Urmey W, and Hadzic A. Guidelines for “Dual Guidance:” The Combined Use of Ultrasound and Nerve Stimulation. The educational guide for clinicians introduced at the 2008 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), Oct. 19-21 in Orlando.

Hadzic A, DeLeon Oscar, Vloka JD, Steele S, Greengrass R. Success with Regional Blocks for Surgery: Lower Extremity Blocks. An educational monograph and a CD-ROOM distributed by PIM, Health Management Solutions, Inc, Westport, CT 2003.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD. Peripheral nerve blocks for the lower extremity. A CD-ROM and a Video cassette CME tutorial distributed by Health Management Solutions for Astra-Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, New York, NY, 10025, March 2000.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD. Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks: A survival guide. A video tutorial featuring nerve block techniques for the lower extremity. St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, December 1997, New York, NY, 10025.

Sanborn KV, Vloka JV, Hadzic A. Regional Anesthesia Manual for residents in Regional Anesthesia Rotation. An internal monograph for resident teaching. St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, December 1997, New York, NY, 10025.

 

 

Educational Websites

Author of the New York School of Regional Anesthesia (NYSORA). htp//www.nysora.com. (October 1996-current)

 

Other Publications 

Hadzic A, Lin E, Choi JJ, van Zundert TC, Crogan CL, Vandepitte C, Frulla AP. Effects of Phrenic Nerve Block on Respiratory Function after Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block. Ed: J De Andres. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Treatment. MRA editorial Barcelona, 2012 (Volume 15), p:149-55.

Hadzic A. Electrical Nerve Stimulators and Localization of peripheral Nerves. Ed: J De Andres. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Treatment. MRA editorial Barcelona, 2012 (Volume 15), p:157-79.

Hadzic A, Shariat AN, Littwin S, Vandepitte C. Single Shot Block versus Continuous Infusion in Shoulder and Knee Surgery. Ed: J De Andres. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Treatment. MRA editorial Barcelona, 2012 (Volume 15), p:199-204.

Gadsden J, McCally C, Hadzic A. Monitoring During Peripheral Nerve Blockade. Current Opinion in Anesthesiology 2010; 23(5).

Hadzic A. Research in Regional Anesthesia: Past, present and future. American Society of Regional Anesthesia (ASRA) Newsletter, November 2009, pp 4-5.

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), Newsletter. Research in Regional Anesthesia: Past, Present and Future, pp 4-5, November, 2009.

Ghandi K, Gadsden A, Hadzic A. Atlas of Ultrasound and Nerve Stimulation-Guided Regional Anesthesia. A book review. Can J Anaesth; 2009.

Hadzic A. Standout guide for neglected subspecialty. Anesthesiology News 2006;32 (12):34. Book review.

Buckenmeir CT. Battle wounds spur advances in regional anesthesia. Anesthesiology News 2006;32 (11):14-25. Commentary.

Gros A, Iwatta T, Hadzic A, Santos A. Impact of spinal anesthesia and obesity on maternal respiratory function during elective Cesarian section. International Monitor of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (IMRAPT) 2005; 17(1): 55-56.

Gadsden J, Iwatta T, Tsai T, Hadzic A. Effects of increased body mass index and ASA physical status on nerve block failure. International Monitor of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (IMRAPT) 2005; 17:157. A commentary.

How to ease into regional blocks. Outpatient Surgery Magazine. November 2004 (http://www.outpatientsurgery.net/bbraun.php)

Things to know about regional anesthesia programs. Outpatient Surgery Magazine. November 2004 (http://www.outpatientsurgery.net/bbraun.php)

Hadzic A. Morbidity in regional anesthesia: Neurologic complications of peripheral nerve blocks. In Puesta al dia en anesthesia regional y tratamiento del dolor. Edited by Jose deAndres, MRA edicions, Barcelona 2004; Vol VII, pp 353-367.

Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve stimulators and nerve stimulation. In Puesta al dia en anesthesia regional y tratamiento del dolor. Edited by Jose deAndres, MRA edicions, Barcelona 2004; Vol VII, pp31-41.

Hadzic A, Shruti S. Infraclavicular block found superior to General Anesthesia in Outpatients Undergoing Hand Surgery. Commentary in Anesthesiology News 2004;3 (30):11-65.

Shah S, Hadzic A. Intermittent bolus of local anesthetic via catheters at the wrist to facilitate rehabilitation therapy after surgery on the digits. International Monitor of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (IMRAPT) 2004, in press.

Hadzic A. New Approach Described for Pediatric Sciatic Nerve Block. Commentary in Anesthesiology News 2004;2:42-43.

Hadzic A, Vloka JD. Symposium aggregates best minds in regional anesthesia. Anesthesiology News, 2004

Hadzic A. Researchers look at injection pressures, create new monitor. Anesthesiology News, 2004

Shah S, Hadžić A. Continuous interscalene brachial plexus block infusion for postoperative pain relief after outpatient shoulder surgery. International Monitor of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (IMRAPT) 2003; 15(3):25-6.

Visan A, Hadzic A. Peripheral Nerve Blockade: Continuous Catheters, Adjuvants to Local anesthetics and Serum Levels of Ropivacaine. A comment. International monitor on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (IMPART). 2003;15:25-6.

Karaca PE, Hadzic A, Vloka J. Early predictors of successful brachial plexus block identified. Anesthesiology News 2002;28:12.

Jean-Louis H, Hadzic A. Regional Anesthesia Linked to Significantly Fewer Post-op Complications. Anesthesiology News, 2002, 6-7.

This Very Popular Site is Devoted to Regional Anesthesia. Anesthesiology News 2001: Vol 27(12).

Regional Anesthesia for Surgery: Advantages for Practice. A monograph with CME activity written for Centers of Excellence in Regional Anesthesia, Astra-Zeneca.

New York School of Regional Anesthesia, http://www.nysora.com. Anesthesiology 2001:94:1156

Lower extremity nerve blocks – An update. American Society of Anesthesiologists Newsletter, 2001;65(4):13-15.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD. New York School of Regional Anesthesia – WEB SITE.

      www.NYSORA.comThe most popular website with focus on regional anesthesia with weekly readership of 6,000 and excellent reviews in Anesthesiology (Anesthesiology 2001;94(6):1156)).

Hadzic A, Vloka J, Hadzic A, Rand F, Khaimova Z, Hadzic N, Shih H, Mathia S, Hadzic G. NYSORA – New York School Of Regional Anesthesia – Anesthesia Teaching On The Web: A Tool For The Generations To Come. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology 2000 Vol5N1: [http://www.icaap.org/iuicode?81.5.1.3]

Hadzic, A, Vloka, JD. Intravenous Infusion Sets (iv Set) In Anesthesia Practice: A Survey On Their Use And A Look Into The Future. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology 2000, Vol4N4: [http://www.icaap.org/iuicode?81.4.4.12]

Vloka JD, Hadzic A, Shih H, Birnbach DJ. A National Survey on Practice Patterns in the Use of Peripheral Nerve Stimulators in Regional Anesthesia. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology, 1999:10; (http://www.ispub.com/journals/IJA/Vol3N4/pns.htm)

Vloka J, Hadžić A. Sartorius Muscle Twitches Improve Success of Femoral Blocks. Anesthesiology News 1999; 25(2): 6-7.

Hadžić A,Vloka JD. Do We Need a Better Anesthesia Intravenous Infusion Set? Internet Journal of Anesthesiology 1999;13 (N1) (http://www.ispub.com/journals/IJA/Vol3N1/infset.htm)

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Kuroda MM, Koorn R, Birnbach DJ. The practice of peripheral nerve blocks in the United States. A national survey. Year Book Of Anesthesiology; Mosby-Year Book, Inc., St. Louis, MO, 1999.

Hadžić A, Vloka J. Survey Finds Peripheral Nerve Blocks Are Underutilized. Anesthesiology News

Hadžić A,Vloka JD, Kuroda MM, Koorn R, Birnbach DJ. The practice of peripheral nerve blocks in anesthesia practice. A national survey. Analgesia File, 1998.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Saff GN, Hertz R, Thys DM. The “Three-in-one block” for treatment of pain in a patient with acute herpes zoster infection. Analgesia File,

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Thys DM.. Transthoracic echocardiography in the outpatient surgery setting. Syllabus of the 4th International Workshop on Cardiovascular Anesthesia. Paris, France, 1998.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD. New Peripheral Nerve Stimulator System Enables One Clinician to Perform Blocks. Anesthesiology News, 1997;23 (4):20-21.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD. The awarded exhibit on peripheral nerve stimulator for unassisted nerve blockade. Sphere 1997;49(1), 72-3.

Vloka JD, Hadzic A. Peripheral nerve block for vein stripping offers few complications, fast recovery. Anesthesiology News, 1997; 8:12-13-33

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Femoral nerve block for varicose vein surgery, Astra Anaesthesiology Topics 16 (2), , 1997.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD. Peripheral Nerve Blocks vs. Spinal or General Anesthesia in Outpatients Undergoing Lower Extremity Cosmetic Vascular Surgery. A Cost-Analysis Study. Anesthesiology News 1995; 7:60-61.

 

NOTE:  Due to the length of Dr. Hadzic’s Bibliography, non-peer reviewed publications are no longer tracked 2005 onward.

 

 

Published Abstracts of Scientific Meetings

 

NOTE: Due to the length of the Bibliography, abstracts of scientific meetings in Dr. Hadzic’s C.V. are not listed

 

SCIENTIFIC exhibitions

 

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. A New Intravenous Infusion Set for Use in Anesthesia Practice. Scientific exhibition at the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting (PGA), December 12-14, 1998.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Peripheral nerve blocks in ambulatory anesthesia practice. What can we offer in the next century? Scientific exhibition at the American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, October 20-22, 1998.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Lower extremity nerve blocks. New techniques and concepts. Scientific exhibition at the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS), 72nd Clinical and Scientific Congress, Orlando, FL, March 10, 1998.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Lower extremity nerve blocks. New techniques and concepts. Scientific exhibition at the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting (PGA), December 14-16, 1997.

Vloka JD, Hadžić A. Lower extremity nerve blocks. New techniques and concepts. Scientific exhibition at the American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, San Diego, Ca, October 20-22, 1997.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Thys DM. Peripheral nerve stimulator for unassisted nerve blockade. Scientific exhibition at the American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, October 20-22, 1996.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD. Practical approach to peripheral nerve blocks of the lower extremity. New techniques and concepts. Scientific exhibition at the 1997, International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) meeting, San Francisco, Ca, March 23, 1997.

Hadžić A, Vloka JD, Thys DM. Peripheral nerve stimulator for unassisted nerve blockade. Scientific exhibition at the Postgraduate Assembly (PGA), New York, NY, December, 17-20, 1996.

 

Note: Due to the length of Dr. Hadzic’s bibliography, PRESENTATIONS OF Scientific exhibits are no longer tracked (1999 onward)