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Quadratus Lumborum Block for Pediatric Patients Undergoing Hip Dysplasia Surgery

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March 2022

Quadratus Lumborum Block for Pediatric Patients Undergoing Hip Dysplasia Surgery

Vol: 200| Issue: 1| Number:2| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Postoperative analgesic effectiveness of ultrasound-guided transmuscular quadratus lumborum block in congenital hip dislocation surgery : A randomized controlled study.

Anaesthesist . 2021 Dec;70(Suppl 1):53-59.

Contributing Authors:
E Oral Ahiskalioglu A Ahiskalioglu K Selvitopi U Peksoz ME Aydin I Ates M Celik

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Synopsis

Forty children undergoing pelvic osteotomies for congenital hip dysplasia were randomized to receive a preoperative quadratus lumborum block (QLB, n=20) or local infiltration of the incision (n=20). The primary outcome of interest was pain measured with the face, legs, activity, crying, consolability (FLACC) scale. Secondary outcomes of interest were postoperative analgesic consumption and parent ...

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