Sciatic Nerve Block

Sciatic Plus Femoral Nerve Blocks Effective on Total Hip Arthroplasty-Related Pain

Sciatic Plus Femoral Nerve Blocks Effective on Total Hip Arthroplasty-Related Pain

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Adding a sciatic nerve block to a continuous femoral nerve block after total hip arthroplasty significantly reduces pain.

Optimal Pain Management After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Optimal Pain Management After Total Knee Arthroplasty

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In patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty, sciatic nerve block plus femoral nerve block was more effective for pain relief than local infiltration analgesia plus femoral nerve block.

Sciatic Nerve Block Plus Femoral Nerve Block May Provide Superior Pain Relief After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Sciatic Nerve Block Plus Femoral Nerve Block May Provide Superior Pain Relief After Total Knee Arthroplasty

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The meta-analysis indicated that sciatic plus femoral nerve blocks provide analgesia superior to local infiltration combined with femoral nerve block at 24 and 48 hours following TKA.

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