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2020 Aug 06

Am J Sports Med

Prospective Single-Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Pericapsular Injection Versus Lumbar Plexus Peripheral Nerve Block for Hip Arthroscopy.


Scanaliato JP, Christensen D, Polmear MM, Salfiti C, Gaspar PS, Wolff AB
Am J Sports Med. 2020 Aug 06:363546520943580.
PMID: 32757999.


Hip arthroscopy has become the standard for the operative treatment of symptomatic femoroacetabular impingement. Given the high levels of postoperative pain associated with hip arthroscopy, optimal analgesia is critical to ensure patient comfort and safety after discharge.