Continuous wound infiltration does not significantly reduce pain after hallux valgus osteotomy
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OrthoEvidence. Continuous wound infiltration does not significantly reduce pain after hallux valgus osteotomy. ACE Report. 2018;7(4):14. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/10110
Continuous Wound Infiltration After Hallux Valgus SurgeryFoot Ankle Int. 2018 Feb;39(2):180-188
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50 patients scheduled for distal metatarsal osteotomy for hallux valgus were randomized to either continuous wound infiltration with ropivacaine or placebo infusion with saline. Patients were assessed for the primary outcome of pain scores over the first 24 hours after surgery. Secondary outcomes included pain assessment to 6 weeks after surgery, as well as rescue analgesic use, function on the Am...
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