The postoperative analgesic effects of intra-articular levobupivacaine in elective day-case arthroscopy of the knee: a prospective, randomized, double-blind clinical study

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Purpose: Pain and emesis are the two major complaints after day surgery. Local anesthesia has become an important part of optimizing perioperative pain treatment. The aim of the present study was to study two different concentrations of levobupivacaine’s effect on postoperative pain following elective arthroscopy of the knee with lidocaine 10 mg/ml with… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00167-005-0655-4

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