Effect of adductor-canal-blockade on established, severe post-operative pain after total knee arthroplasty: a randomised study.

@article{Jaeger2012EffectOA,
  title={Effect of adductor-canal-blockade on established, severe post-operative pain after total knee arthroplasty: a randomised study.},
  author={Pia T. Jaeger and Ulrik Grevstad and Maria H. Henningsen and Bo Gottschau and Ole Mathiesen and J{\"o}rgen Dahl},
  journal={Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica},
  year={2012},
  volume={56 8},
  pages={1013-9}
}
BACKGROUND In this proof-of-concept study, we investigated the effect of the predominantly sensory adductor-canal-blockade on established pain in the early post-operative period after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). We hypothesised that the adductor-canal-blockade would reduce pain during flexion of the knee (primary end point) and at rest, as well as reducing morphine consumption and morphine-related side effects (secondary outcomes) compared with placebo. METHODS We enrolled patients… CONTINUE READING
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