Opioid Consumption After Knee Arthroscopy

2017-10-10 15:35:59 | BioPortfolio


This is a prospective, randomized trial of patients undergoing outpatient knee arthroscopy surgery and receiving a peripheral nerve block. Patients will be randomized to either receive standard discharge teaching or specialized teaching regarding pain control following a nerve block. Patients will be asked to complete a journal for 5 days recording their pain scores, opioid medication usage, and overall satisfaction with pain control at home.

Study Design


Surgical Procedure, Unspecified


Standardized instructions, Conventional instructions


Nationwide Children's Hospital
United States




Nationwide Children's Hospital

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-10-10T15:35:59-0400

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