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Volume:4 Issue:11 Number:49 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #9236
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Similar analgesic efficacy noted with intrathecal morphine and FNB following TKA

Study Type:Meta analysis
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Intrathecal morphine verse femoral nerve block for pain control in total knee arthroplasty: A meta-analysis from randomized control trials

Int J Surg. 2016 Aug;32:89-98

Contributing Authors: XM Li CM Huang CF Zhong

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Four randomized controlled trials were included in this meta-analysis which investigated the comparative efficacy of intrathecal morphine and a femoral nerve block for postoperative analgesia following total knee arthroplasty. Pooled outcomes included pain scores, postoperative morphine consumption, and treatment-related adverse events, such as postoperative nausea and vomiting, as well as itching...

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