Rheumatology: Current Research

Rheumatology: Current Research
Open Access

ISSN: 2161-1149 (Printed)


Ankur Salwan

Department of Orthopaedics, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belagavi, Karnataka, India

  • Research Article   
    Study of Efficacy of Extraosseous Local Infiltration of Multimodal Drug Cocktail for Pain Management after Total Joint Arthroplasty in Lower Limb
    Author(s): Ankur Salwan* and Gajanan Pisulkar

    Background: Postoperative pain, through diminished patient satisfaction and prolonged rehabilitation, may have a significant impact on patient recovery. While pain is inevitable part of post-operative period, it is relevant common to have insufficient pain control which can have profound consequences. Post-operative pain has been a continuous struggle for health care, despite guidance and recommendations from pain management societies. Total joint arthroplasty is currently a potential treatment for severe arthritis, although post-operative pain control remains a concern. This study will compare two analgesic techniques (epidural infiltration and extraosseous infiltration) in terms of analgesic impact (as measured by the VAS score), early motor activities, and pain relief period duration after total joint arthroplasty, as well as drug safety. Aim:.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35841/2161-1149.22.12.298

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