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Intra-articular local anaesthetic on the day after surgery improves pain and patient satisfaction after Unicompartmental Knee Replacement: a randomised controlled trial.

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Intra-operative local anaesthetic infiltration provides good early pain relief after Unicompartmental Knee Replacement (UKR). However, appreciable pain may occur on the day after surgery. The purpose of this double-blinded, prospective randomised controlled trial was to evaluate the effectiveness of a bolus of local intra-articular anaesthetic given early on the day after surgery. Forty-four patients were randomised to receive an intra-articular injection, via an epidural catheter inserted at...

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10.1016/j.knee.2011.04.010

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
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Volume:
19
Issue:
4
Pages:
352-355
Place of publication:
Netherlands
Publication date:
2012-08-01
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EISSN:
1873-5800
ISSN:
0968-0160
Language:
English
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pubs:155594
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uuid:fc67f593-c00b-4787-ad58-2042d4302ce8
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pubs:155594
Source identifiers:
155594
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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