Epidural versus intraarticular infusion for postoperative analgesia in TKA
Vol: 5| Issue: 4| Number:53| ISSN#: 2564-2537
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A
Epidural versus intra-articular infusion analgesia following total knee replacementJ Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2015 Dec;23(3):287-9
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75 patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) were randomized to receive either epidural or intraarticular infusion of analgesia for 48 hours postoperatively at 5ml/hour. The purpose of this randomized controlled trial was to compare the efficacy of these analgesic techniques in terms of VAS pain scores and complications at 48 hours postoperatively. The results displayed no significant diff...
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