Preemptive cryotherapy reduces pain & percocet use into first POD after ACL reconstruction
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OrthoEvidence. Preemptive cryotherapy reduces pain & percocet use into first POD after ACL reconstruction. ACE Report. 2015;4(2):25. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/7439
Preoperative cryotherapy use in anterior cruciate ligament reconstructionJ Knee Surg. 2014 Dec;27(6):479-84
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59 patients scheduled for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction were randomized to one of two groups: preoperative cryotherapy or to a control group not receiving preemptive cryotherapy. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the analgesic efficacy of preoperative cryotherapy over the first 4 days postoperatively. Patients were evaluated for pain and analgesic consumption (percocet). ...
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