Alex Johnson

UK Doctor currently working in the emergency medicine department at SCGH in Perth. Graduated from Leeds University with MBCHb and BSc in microbiology in relation to medicine. Special interests in emergency medicine, critical care and anaesthetics
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Bier Block
Bier Block; Intravenous regional anaesthesia (IVRA) provides a simple, safe technique for various surgeries on the upper and lower limbs. First performed by Bier in 1908 and fell into disuse
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B. Raymond Fink
B. Raymond Fink (1914 – 2000) was an American anesthesiologist. Fink effect (1955): diffusion anoxia/hypoxia or the third gas effect; Fink Laryngoscope Blade (1958); Fink Non-rebreathing Valve (1954)