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Intelligent Ultrasound’s ScanNav™ Anatomy Peripheral Nerve Block Shown to Increase the Delivery of Ultrasound-guided Regional Anesthesia

PRESS RELEASE 7th September 2023: Intelligent Ultrasound Group plc (AIM: IUG), the ‘classroom to clinic’ ultrasound company specialising in artificial intelligence (AI) software and simulation, announces data to show that availability of ScanNav™ Anatomy PNB is associated with an increase in the number of blocks performed by anesthesiologists, without a decrease in quality of care, according to a study in the British Journal of Anaesthesia.

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Pacira BioSciences RA-UK 2023 Annual Meeting: News Release



Pacira BioSciences is proud to be attending the RA-UK 2023 Annual Meeting as a Gold+ Sponsor, supporting education in regional anaesthesia at the biggest meeting of its kind in the UK.

Pacira BioSciences will be present in the exhibition hall, where delegates can meet, network with their peers, and attend a live demonstration and interactive workshop: Regional Anaesthesia for Knee Arthroplasty, hosted by Dr Amit Pawa and Dr Jeff Gadsden. The live demonstration will take place at 1pm, Thursday 4th May, at the Pacira BioSciences stand.

Dr Pawa said “I am delighted to have been given the opportunity to work with Dr Jeff Gadsden to present a live demonstration and interactive workshop discussing regional anaesthesia strategies for knee arthroplasty. This is an important topic as knee arthroplasty is such a common orthopaedic procedure, and an area where regional anaesthesia can make a difference. We hope that attendees will find this engaging and informative, and that they will use the opportunity to interact and ask us questions too.”

Dr Amit Pawa,

Consultant Anaesthetist and immediate Past-President of RA-UK

Dr Morné Wolmarans, Consultant Anaesthetist and Past-President of RA-UK, is an international speaker who will be present at the Pacira BioSciences exhibition stand for a ‘meet and greet’ session discussing the subject of extending your regional anaesthesia. Dr Morné Wolmarans will be available for the ‘meet and greet’ opportunity at 3.30pm-4pm, Thursday 4th May.

Pacira BioSciences colleagues from the USA and the UK will come together with the members of RA-UK to strengthen and take in all the educational offerings of the RA-UK 2023 Annual Conference.


Pacira Ireland Ltd, is committed to providing a non-opioid option to as many patients as possible. The company is also developing innovative interventions to address debilitating conditions involving the sympathetic nervous system, such as cardiac electrical storm, chronic pain, and spasticity. To learn more about Pacira, including the corporate mission to reduce overreliance on opioids, visit


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RA-UK are committed to supporting everyone regardless of age, disability, gender, relationship status, race, religion or sexual orientation. We stand by our colleagues who experience discrimination of any kind, and this Equality, Diversity and Inclusion session will highlight how we can all play our part in supporting one another.

We all strive to create a workplace where we feel valued and are respected and treated with dignity. This workshop is highlighting our commitment to positive action for change and how we should all become an ally for EDI.  Our invited guest Prof. Sandy Kopp will talk to us about what means be an ally; why we all should become one, and why we all need one. This session aims to increase our understanding on how small actions could lead to big changes.

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