Efficacy of Pre-Operative Epidural Analgesia vs. Systemic Analgesia in Hip Fracture Patients
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OrthoEvidence. Efficacy of Pre-Operative Epidural Analgesia vs. Systemic Analgesia in Hip Fracture Patients . ACE Report. 2021;46(1):3. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13671
Pre-operative epidural analgesia in hip fracture patients - A systematic review and meta-analysisActa Anaesthesiol Scand. 2021 May;65(5): 578-589.
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Three randomized controlled trials containing 179 patients scheduled for hip fracture surgery were included in this meta-analysis comparing pre-operative epidural analgesia to other forms of analgesia for the management of pre-operative pain. The primary outcome of interest was pooled pre-operative pain. Secondary outcomes of interest included post-operative pain and adverse events. Tertiary outco...
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