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Volume:6 Issue:1 Number:6 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #9292
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Continuous adductor canal block vs intraarticular infiltration in total knee arthroplasty

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OrthoEvidence. Continuous adductor canal block vs intraarticular infiltration in total knee arthroplasty. ACE Report. 2017;6(1):6. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/9292

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Adductor Canal Catheter and Intraarticular Catheter After Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty

J Arthroplasty. 2016 Sep;31(9 Suppl):298-301

Contributing Authors: DH Beausang JP Pozek AF Chen WJ Hozack MW Kaufmann MC Torjman JL Baratta

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96 patients scheduled for total knee arthroplasty were randomized to multimodal postoperative analgesia including either a continuous adductor canal block or continuous intraarticular infiltration with bupivacaine. The purpose of this study was to compare pain, morphine equivalents consumption, knee range of motion, and patient satisfaction between groups over the first two postoperative days. Wit...

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