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Volume:162 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14198
Ace Report Cover Peri-Operative

Pericapsular Nerve Group Block for Total Hip Arthroplasty

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OrthoEvidence. Pericapsular Nerve Group Block for Total Hip Arthroplasty. ACE Report. 2022;162(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/14198

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

Randomized comparison between pericapsular nerve group (PENG) block and suprainguinal fascia iliaca block for total hip arthroplasty

Reg Anesth Pain Med . 2021 Oct;46(10):874-878.

Contributing Authors: Aliste Julián Layera Sebastián Bravo Daniela Jara Álvaro Muñoz Gonzalo Barrientos Cristián Wulf Rodrigo Brañez Julián Finlayson Roderick J Tran De Q

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Forty patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty were randomized to receive a postoperative pericapsular nerve group (PENG) block (n=20) or a suprainguinal fascia iliaca block (SIFIB). The primary outcome of interest was quadriceps weakness at 6 hours postoperatively. Secondary outcomes were postoperative pain, sensory deficits, ability to perform physiotherapy and opioid consumption. The PENG gro...

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