OTA 2016: Peri-incisional multimodal drug injections in femur fracture surgery
Efficacy of Peri-Incisional Multimodal Drug Injection Following Operative Management of Femur Fractures
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102 patients with an acute femur fracture and scheduled for surgery were included in this study to determine the analgesic efficacy of peri-incisional multimodal drug injections. Patients were randomized to receive a peri-incisional multimodal drug injection (400 mg ropivacaine, 0.6 mg epinephrine, 5 mg morphine) or no injection. Patients who received the injection had significantly reduced pain 4...
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