FAQ

What is the NYSORA LMS (Learning Management System)?

NYSORA’s LMS contains all you need to know about ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia, optimized for desktop access. It is a comprehensive reference guide featuring knowledge assessments, webinars, and CME courses.

Features:

  • Real-time updates and addition of teaching material
  • Standardized regional anesthesia procedures and management protocols
  • Clinically applicable excerpts from NYSORA’s textbooks
  • An easy-to-navigate menu with a comprehensive collection of regional anesthesia techniques for head and neck,
    upper extremity, lower extremity, thoracic, and abdominal wall blocks
  • Logical step-by-step technique instructions
  • NYSORA’s trademark functional regional anatomy and reverse ultrasound anatomy used in lectures by instructors worldwide
  • Updated, algorithm-driven approach to the prevention, diagnosis, and management of nerve injury and local anesthetic systemic toxicity (LAST)
  • Teaching collection of must-haves for anatomy images, videos, animations, and reverse ultrasound illustrations created by NYSORA
  • The study material for ultrasound certification
  • Online CME courses (coming soon)

 How is it different than the NYSORA website?

NYSORA’s LMS is an interactive platform that offers a condensed but comprehensive and practical approach to regional anesthesia techniques and the download of complete teaching material.

How is it different than a regular app?

This is a web-based application, which is accessed through an Internet browser. The NYSORA LMS allows for limitless streaming of new information and videos. It allows users to post their own teaching material and interact with other subscribers.

Can I download the NYSORA LMS?

You can NOT download it on your mobile device. Subscribers can access the LMS online at: https://nysoralms.com/. The LMS has the advantage of instant access to updates and new educational information.

Can I collaborate and interact with other NYSORA LMS users?

Yes. When you register, you can securely connect with the regional anesthesia community, create study groups, actively participate in forums, ask questions, and share your own images, videos or clinical experience.

 How to access the network?

  1. Enter https://nysoralms.com and follow the instructions to subscribe and become a member of the NYSORA APP community.
  2. Once subscribed, log in with your username and password to access all the content of the website.

What does the membership give me?

  • Unlimited access to all techniques and protocols
  • Newest educational tools developed by NYSORA’s team of designers, artists & 3-D animators
  • The opportunity to download of all teaching material for lectures and presentations
  • Access to continuous updates
  • The ability to upload and share your own comments, techniques, images or videos
  • Discounted online CME prices (coming soon)

How to access educational material?

Once registered, select the “courses” option in the main top bar menu. This link will take you to the regional anesthesia techniques library.

What are the LMS courses?

Ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia techniques are classified as “courses”. Each course features “lessons” to optimize the learning experience, including a knowledge test (quiz).

Lessons included for each course:

  • Functional anatomy
  • Sensory block distribution
  • Landmarks and patient position
  • Technique
  • Local anesthetic choice
  • Tips and techniques flowcharts

Can I use the artwork for my own presentations?

Your annual subscription gives you unlimited access to download NYSORA educational tools and materials developed by our team of designers and artists for your own presentations.

How often is it updated?

The LMS is updated continuously.

How long is the subscription?

Subscription is for 12 months from the day of purchase

Why do I need to pay for access?

NYSORA’s website remains a free educational platform. Your LMS subscription will assure the continuation of that free access to the NYSORA website to readers worldwide and help the development of more of NYSORA’s cutting-edge graphics and teaching material. In short, part of your subscription will go towards NYSORA’s educational philanthropy and part towards the development of the premium material on the app accessible only to subscribers.

What is my login information?

Your login information is private and makes you unique in the Regional Anesthesia App community, not unlike your account on social or professional media (Facebook, LinkedIn).

How do I cancel my subscription?
Subscriptions are automatically renewed each year. If you want to cancel your subscription, make sure you do so manually before the renewal date.

For more information please contact: admin@nysora.com