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Volume:6 Issue:8 Number:3 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #9516
Ace Report Cover Sports Medicine

Preemptive periacetabular vs intraarticular bupivacaine for analgesia after arthroscopy

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OrthoEvidence. Preemptive periacetabular vs intraarticular bupivacaine for analgesia after arthroscopy. ACE Report. 2017;6(8):3. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/9516

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Preemptive Analgesia in Hip Arthroscopy: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Preemptive Periacetabular or Intra-articular Bupivacaine in Addition to Postoperative Intra-articular Bupivacaine

Arthroscopy. 2017 Jan;33(1):118-124

Contributing Authors: E Amar E Rath M Drexler A Shlaifer ZT Sharfman HD Martin E Kazum Y Warschawski M Paret S Brill

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42 patients with femoroacetabular impingement and scheduled for arthroscopic intervention were randomized to preemptive analgesia with either periacetabular bupivacaine injection or intraarticular bupivacaine injection. Patients were assessed for pain within 30 minutes after release from the postanaesthesia care unit, and up to 18 hours after surgery. Following discharge, pain was assessed daily f...

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