AAOS2017: ACB versus FNB in simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty
Adductor Canal Block versus Femoral Nerve Block in Patient Undergoing Same-day Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Simultaneous Bilateral Randomized Study
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50 patients scheduled for simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty were randomized to one knee administered an adductor canal block, and the other knee administered a femoral nerve block. Patients were assessed at 6, 12, 24, 48, and 72 hours postoperatively for pain, the straight leg raise test, motor grade, and range of motion, as well as at 1-week follow-up for isometric quadriceps strengt...
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