Postoperative Pain Control After Supracondylar Humerus Fracture Fixation
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics , 06/20/2012
Swanson CE et al. – Acetaminophen is as effective as narcotic analgesics for providing pain control after supracondylar fracture surgery in children and is historically associated with fewer side effects. It is the authors' recommendation to use acetaminophen alone for postoperative pain control in these patients.