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Vol:230 Issue:1 Number:3 ISSN#:2564-2537
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ACE Report #14541
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AAOS 2022: Local Infiltration Analgesia vs. Interscalene Block for Pain After Shoulder Arthroplasty


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OrthoEvidence. AAOS 2022: Local Infiltration Analgesia vs. Interscalene Block for Pain After Shoulder Arthroplasty. ACE Report. 2022;230(1):3. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/14541

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Local Infiltration Analgesia vs. Interscalene Block for Postoperative Pain Management following Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: A Randomized Noninferiority Clinical Trial

Contributing Authors:
M Ewing SD Heil HD Huff C Loftis E Leary MJ Smith MH Kim

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Synopsis

70 patients undergoing total shoulder arthroplasty were randomized to receive an interscalene block (n=37) or local infiltration analgesia (n=33) for post-operative pain control. Outcomes of interest included Visual Analog Scale (VAS) pain scores and opioid consumption, assessed up to 7 days post-operation. Results revealed no significant differences in VAS pain scores between the two groups at al...

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