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Volume:61 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13739
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Adductor Canal Block Plus Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Block for Pain Control After TKA

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OrthoEvidence. Adductor Canal Block Plus Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Block for Pain Control After TKA. ACE Report. 2021;61(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13739

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Ultrasound-guided adductor canal block combined with lateral femoral cutaneous nerve block for post-operative analgesia following total knee arthroplasty: a prospective, double-blind, randomized controlled study

Int Orthop. 2021 Jun;45(6): 1421-1429.

Contributing Authors: D Li M Alqwbani Q Wang Z Yang R Liao P Kang

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One hundred and sixty-eight patients aged 50-80 scheduled for a primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) were randomized to receive an adductor canal block plus a lateral femoral cutaneous nerve block (n=84) or standard peri-articular infiltration (n=84) for the management of post-operative pain. The primary outcome of interest included pain at rest and during activity on a visual analogue scale (VAS...

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