Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Published by: Kowsar

Transmuscular Quadratus Lumborum Block Reduces Length of Stay in Patients Receiving Total Hip Arthroplasty

Michael Stuart Green 1 , * , Christopher Ryan Hoffman 1 , Usama Iqbal 1 , Oluwafunke Olabisi Ives 1 and Benita Hurd 1
Authors Information
1 Department of Anesthesiology and Perioparative Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, United States
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: December 2018, 8 (6); e80233
  • Published Online: November 20, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 6, 2018
  • Revised: September 20, 2018
  • Accepted: October 6, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.80233

To Cite: Stuart Green M, Ryan Hoffman C, Iqbal U, Olabisi Ives O, Hurd B. Transmuscular Quadratus Lumborum Block Reduces Length of Stay in Patients Receiving Total Hip Arthroplasty, Anesth Pain Med. 2018 ; 8(6):e80233. doi: 10.5812/aapm.80233.

Abstract
Copyright © 2018, Author(s). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Footnote
References
  • 1. Institute of Medicine of the National Academies Report. Relieving pain in America: A blueprint for transforming prevention, care, education, and research. Washington DC: The National Academies Press; 2011. 62 p.
  • 2. Wilson JJ, Furukawa M. Evaluation of the patient with hip pain. Am Fam Physician. 2014;89(1):27-34. [PubMed: 24444505].
  • 3. American Joint Replacement Registry Report. Third AJRR annual report on hip and knee arthroplasty data: Annual report. 2016. 14 p.
  • 4. Wolford M, Palso K, Bercoviz A. Hospitalization for total hip replacement among inpatients aged 45 and Over: United States, 2000–2010. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics Brief. 2015.
  • 5. Healthcare Blue Book. Total hip replacement. Health care blue book. 2018, [cited March 21]. Available from: healthcarebluebook.com.
  • 6. Wilcock GK. Benefits of total hip replacement to older patients and the community. Br Med J. 1978;2(6129):37-9. [PubMed: 678799]. [PubMed Central: PMC1605736].
  • 7. Akerman M, Pejčić N, Veličković I. A review of the quadratus lumborum block and ERAS. Front Med (Lausanne). 2018;26(5):44. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2018.00044. [PubMed: 29536008]. [PubMed Central: PMC5834926].
  • 8. Ueshima H, Otake H, Lin JA. Ultrasound-guided quadratus lumborum block: An updated review of anatomy and techniques. Biomed Res Int. 2017;2017. doi: 10.1155/2017/2752876. [PubMed: 28154824]. [PubMed Central: PMC5244003].
  • 9. Carline L, McLeod GA, Lamb C. A cadaver study comparing spread of dye and nerve involvement after three different quadratus lumborum blocks. Br J Anaesth. 2016;117(3):387-94. doi: 10.1093/bja/aew224. [PubMed: 27543534].
  • 10. La Colla L, Ben-David B, Merman R. Quadratus lumborum block as an alternative to lumbar plexus block for hip surgery: a report of 2 cases. A A Pract. 2017;8(1):4-6. doi: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000406. [PubMed: 28036319].
  • 11. Hockett MM, Hembrador S, Lee A. Continuous quadratus lumborum block for postoperative pain in total hip arthroplasty: A case report. A A Case Rep. 2016;7(6):129-31. doi: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000363. [PubMed: 27513972].
  • 12. Ueshima H, Yoshiyama S, Otake H. The ultrasound-guided continuous transmuscular quadratus lumborum block is an effective analgesia for total hip arthroplasty. J Clin Anesth. 2016;31:35. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2015.12.033. [PubMed: 27185672].
  • 13. Johnston DF, Sondekoppam RV. Continuous quadratus lumborum block analgesia for total hip arthroplasty revision. J Clin Anesth. 2016;35:235-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2016.08.002. [PubMed: 27871532].
  • 14. Petis S, Howard JL, Lanting BL, Vasarhelyi EM. Surgical approach in primary total hip arthroplasty: Anatomy, technique and clinical outcomes. Can J Surg. 2015;58(2):128-39. [PubMed: 25799249]. [PubMed Central: PMC4373995].
  • 15. Abou-Setta AM, Beaupre LA, Jones CA. Pain management interventions for hip fracture [Internet]. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2011. Comparative effectiveness reviews.
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments