Peripheral nerve blocks for postoperative pain after major knee surgery.

  title={Peripheral nerve blocks for postoperative pain after major knee surgery.},
  author={Jin Xu and Chen Xuemei and Chen-kai Ma and Xiang-Rui Wang},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Major knee surgery is a common operative procedure to help people with end-stage knee disease or trauma to regain mobility and have improved quality of life. Poorly controlled pain immediately after surgery is still a key issue for this procedure. Peripheral nerve blocks are localized and site-specific analgesic options for major knee surgery. The increasing use of peripheral nerve blocks following major knee surgery requires the synthesis of evidence to evaluate its effectiveness… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 29 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 35 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
10 Citations
7 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…