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Utility of Adding Magnesium to Bupivacaine in Arthroscopy

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February 2010

Utility of Adding Magnesium to Bupivacaine in Arthroscopy

Vol: 142| Issue: 1| Number:1| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

The effect of magnesium added to bupivacaine for arthroscopy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

J Orthop Surg Res . 2021 Oct 10;16(1):583.

Contributing Authors:
W Xiang L Jiang L Shi C Jiang Y Zhou C Yang

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Synopsis

Three hundred and twelve patients undergoing arthroscopic surgery across six randomized controlled trial were included in this meta-analysis comparing magnesium and bupivacaine compared to bupivacaine alone. The outcomes of interest were duration of analgesia, postoperative pain, analgesic consumption and postoperative nausea and vomiting. Pooled results demonstrated that the addition of magnesium...

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