analgesia

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analgesia

, analgia
1. inability to feel pain
2. the relief of pain

analgesia

[‚an·əl′jēzh·ə]
(physiology)
Insensibility to pain with no loss of consciousness.
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High-volume local infiltration analgesia combined with intravenous or local ketorolac morphine compared with epidural analgesia after total knee arthroplasty.
Key Words: high volume local infiltration analgesia, hip arthroplasty, knee arthroplasty, nerve block, femoral
Continuous saphenous nerve block as supplement to single-dose local infiltration analgesia for postoperative pain management after total knee arthroplasty.
Local infiltration analgesia using 2% lignocaine hydrochloride was than given all around the base of the growth.
Seventeen RCTs including 1309 patients were identified comparing femoral nerve blockade (FNB) with systemic opioids (4-7), continuous epidural analgesia (CEA) (8,9), peripheral nerve blocks (10,11), intrathecal morphine (12) and local infiltration analgesia (LIA) techniques (13,14).
Wound infiltration analgesia requires relatively large volumes of local anaesthetic to satisfactorily cover the surgical field.