Visit our Evidence-Based Covid-19 Website and Stay Up to Date with the latest Research.
Volume:8 Issue:7 Number:12 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #12259
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

COA 2020: Effect of Liposomal Bupivacaine vs Ropivacaine in Interscalene Block for TSA patients

Study Type:Retrospective Study
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

A Comparison of Liposomal Bupivacaine to Standard Ropivacaine Used in Interscalene Blocks for Patients Undergoing Total Shoulder Arthroplasty and the Effect on Postoperative Analgesia, Length of Hospitalization, and Functionality (COA HSP25)

Contributing Authors: MB Gottschalk ER Wagner C Spencer A Dawes N Guisse CA Daly

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here


This ACE Report is a summary of a conference presentation or abstract. The information provided has limited the ability to provide an accurate assessment of the risk of bias or the overall quality. Please interpret the results with caution as trials may be in progress and select results may have been presented.


One hundred and fifty-six patients undergoing total shoulder arthroplasty were included in this study comparing interscalene brachial plexus blockade with liposomal bupivacaine and ropivacaine or ropivacaine alone. Data was obtained from surgeries performed between June 1st 2017 and September 1st 2019. Outcomes of interest included post-operative pain scores, opioid consumption, length of hospital...

To view the full report, start your 30-day free trial today

No credit card required

JOIN Forgot Password?

Not sure if you want to join OrthoEvidence?

Access this report without an Account.

Success, an email containing a link to access this report has been sent to your inbox.

CME Image

Continuing Medical Education Credits

You could be earning 0.5 CME credits for each report you read.


Please Login or Join to leave comments.