• Adductor canal block plus periarticular injection for TKA did not impact time to hospital discharge

    3 monthes ago - By Healio

    The addition of an adductor canal block to periarticular injection for total knee replacement did not significantly impact the time to meet discharge criteria, according to recently published results.
    Patients who received the adductor canal block and periarticular injection had lower worst pain and more pain relief at 24 hours after anesthesia compared with patients who received only the periarticular injection.
    Among patients who underwent TKA, researchers enrolled 56 patients to receive a periarticular injection and 55 patients to receive an adductor canal block and periarticular injection.
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