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Early ambulation is not generally limited with the use of femoral block, and the theoretical advantage of adductor canal block being "muscle sparring" was not observed in our study probably due to its sub-optimal pain control.
Adductor canal block versus femoral nerve block and quadriceps strength: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study in healthy volunteers.
Feasibility and efficacy of ultrasound-guided block of the saphenous nerve in the adductor canal.
25% bupivacaine (containing 1:200,000 epinephrine and clonidine 50 pg/30 ml) was injected once the spread of local anesthetic was visualized to be within the adductor canal on ultrasound.
Continuous adductor canal blocks are superior to continuous femoral nerve blocks in promoting early ambulation after TKA.
While in the position of tension, palpation of the adductor canal and medial joint line recreated the pain of chief complaint at the pes anserine insertion.
10,34,35,37) It is at this point as well as within the adductor canal where the saphenous nerve is most susceptible to entrapment.