This area provides support to the training for advanced nursing practitioners to perform Fascia Iliaca Blocks. This service has been running for at least 10 years in Morriston to promote good analgesia care in the frail fractured neck of femur patients. The training includes face to face lectures and supervised blocks as well as this learning content. Please take the time to use this resource and return to it as needed.

Anatomy of the Fascia Iliaca Block

Pharmacology of Local Anaesthetics

How to perform the block and complications

Video of how to perform an FIB



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18th Swansea USGRA Course - now booking

Date: 24-26th of January 2018

Location: Morriston hospital, Swansea, SA6 6NL

Course Leader:
Dr Rhodri Birtchnell