Category : Journal (elbow) / OrthopaedicsRegional anesthesia (RA) can be used to manage perioperative pain in treatment of peri-articular elbow fracture fixation. However, the opioid-sparing benefit is not well-characterized. The hypothesis of this study was that RA had reduced inpatient opioid consumption and outpatient opioid demand in patients that had undergone peri-articular elbow fracture surgery.
Source : JSES
On : 17-Sep-2021