Perioperative Administration of Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitors for Postoperative Pain Management in Patients After Total Knee Arthroplasty
Journal of Arthroplasty, 06/20/2012
Lin J et al. – There was no difference in blood loss during the first 24 hours after operation between groups. The efficacy of perioperative administration of selective COX–2 inhibitors to reduce postoperative pain and opioid consumption after Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is validated. Furthermore, it has important outcome benefits after TKA.