*Stanford University School of MedicineStanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California
†Regional Anesthesia and Perioperative Analgesia ServiceVeterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California
‡Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, Palo Alto, CA.Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California
Financial Support: None.Mariano has received funding or material support for research investigations from Teleflex Medical (Research Triangle Park, NC), Summit Medical Products (Salt Lake City, UT). Stryker Instruments (Kalamazoo, MI), and I-Flow Corporation (Lake Forest, CA). Dr. Mariano has conducted continuous peripheral nerve block workshops for Stryker Instruments (Kalamazoo, MI) and I-Flow Corporation (Lake Forest, CA). These companies had absolutely no input into any aspect of manuscript preparation.
Reprints: Edward R. Mariano, MD, MAS, Anesthesiology Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System; 3801 Miranda Avenue (112A), Palo Alto, CA 94304, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org