Erector Spinae Plane Block for Postoperative Analgesia Following Lumbar Spine Surgery
Efficacy of Postoperative Analgesia by Erector Spinal Plane Block after Lumbar Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled TrialsComput Math Methods Med. 2022 Aug 11;2022:3264142. doi: 10.1155/2022/3264142. eCollection 2022.. 2022 01-Aug;():. 10.1155/2022/3264142
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A meta-analysis of 15 randomized controlled trials was conducted to compare the effect of an erector spinae plane block (ESPB) on opioid consumption after 48 hours following lumbar spine surgery, compared to a control group. Secondary outcomes of interest included Visual Analog Scale (VAS)/Numerical Rating Scale (NRS) pain scores at rest and with movement, time to first rescue analgesia, postopera...
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