ISAKOS2017: Effect of analgesia on muscle girth in ACL reconstruction
Pain management and impact on the local muscle mass comparing local infiltration analgesia versus femoral nerve block after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a randomized controlled trial
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60 patients scheduled for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction were randomized to analgesia with either local infiltration analgesia or femoral nerve block. Patients were assessed over the first 24 hours postoperatively for pain severity, rescue analgesia consumption, the incidence of adverse events, and for muscle girth at 4 weeks. Results demonstrated no significant differences between grou...
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