To unlock this feature and to subscribe to our weekly evidence emails, please create a FREE orthoEvidence account.

SIGNUP

Already Have an Account?

Loading...
Visit our Evidence-Based Covid-19 Website and Stay Up to Date with the latest Research.
Ace Report Cover

Periarticular infiltration demonstrated better analgesia and opioid-sparing effect vs FNB in ACLR

Download
Share
Reprints
Cite This
About
+ Favorites
Share
Reprints
Cite This
About
+ Favorites
Ace Report Cover
February 2019

Periarticular infiltration demonstrated better analgesia and opioid-sparing effect vs FNB in ACLR

Vol: 8| Issue: 2| Number:3| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Periarticular Injection Versus Femoral Nerve Block for Pain Relief After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Arthroscopy. 2018 Jan;34(1):182-188

Contributing Authors:
S Yoshiya H Nakayama S Tsukada K Kurosaka T Iseki R Kanto R Sugama

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here

Synopsis

129 patients scheduled for arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction were randomized to receive postoperative analgesia including either periarticular infiltration analgesia (PAI) or a femoral nerve block. Patients were assessed primarily for analgesic outcomes, including pain scores and patient-controlled fentanyl consumption. At all time points up to 2 days postoperatively, pain sco...

CME Image

Did you know that you’re eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report!

LEARN MORE

Join the Conversation

Please Login or Join to leave comments.

Learn about our AI Driven
High Impact Search Feature

High Impact Icon

The OE High Impact metric uses AI to determine the impact a study will have by considering the content of the article itself. Built using the latest advances of natural language processing techniques. OE High Impact predicts an article’s future number of citations than impact factor alone.

Continue