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Orthop Rev (Pavia)



The role for high volume local infiltration analgesia with liposomal bupivacaine in total hip arthroplasty: A scoping review.


Vij N, Supra R, Vanvalkenburg D, Comardelle N, Kaye AD, Viswanath O, Urits I
Orthop Rev (Pavia). 2022; 14(3):37101.
PMID: 35936804.


Liposomal bupivacaine has been integrated into clinical practice within many surgical disciplines to reduce post-operative pain and opioid consumption. This novel agent has been utilized in this regard in many subdisciplines of orthopedic surgery. Total hip arthroplasty has significant opioid use post-operatively as compared to many other orthopedic disciplines.