Mutimodal approach with periarticular injection improves pain control and function
Controlling Pain After Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Using a Multimodal Protocol With Local Periarticular InjectionsJ Arthroplasty. 2007 Sep;22(6 Suppl 2):33-8. Epub 2007 Jul 26
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131 patients (n=71 THA, n=60 TKA) were randomized to either receive treatment according to a multi-modal protocol with periarticular injection or patient-controlled analgesia. The results indicate that multi-modal pain control with periarticular injection is effective in improving post-operative pain and patient satisfaction in patients that have undergone total hip arthroplasty. Both cohorts demo...
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