Perioperative Celebrex Administration for Pain Management After Total Knee Arthroplasty — A Randomized, Controlled Study

Yu-Min Huang; Chiu-Meng Wang; Chen-Ti Wang; Wei-Peng Lin; Lih-Ching Horng; Ching-Chuan Jiang


BMC Musculoskelet Disord 

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Perioperative celecoxib, combined with opioids, is an effective and safe regimen for pain control in TKA patients. Perioperative celecoxib can significantly decrease postoperative pain scores at rest and opioid use, while improving postoperative ROM results for TKA surgeries. Considering the benefits, we suggest celecoxib for multimodal analgesia.


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