All publications of “Promil Kukreja”

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Posterior quadratus lumborum block for primary total hip arthroplasty analgesia: a comparative study

Promil Kukreja ORCID logo , Lisa MacBeth ORCID logo , William Potter ORCID logo , Katherine Buddemeyer ORCID logo , Henry DeBell ORCID logo , Hesham Elsharkawy ORCID logo , [...]

DOI: 10.31744/einstein_journal/2019AO4905

ABSTRACT Objective To compare analgesia and opioid consumption for patients undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty with preoperative posterior quadratus lumborum block with patients who did not receive quadratus lumborum block. Methods The medical records of patients undergoing unilateral total hip arthroplasty between January 1st, 2017 and March 31, 2018 were reviewed, and 238 patients were included in the study. The primary outcome was postoperative opioid consumption in the first 24 postoperative hours. Secondary outcomes were intraoperative, post anesthesia care unit, […]