Trigger Point Injections for Post-Mastectomy Pain Syndrome

Conditions:   Post-mastectomy Pain Syndrome;   Myofascial Pain Syndrome;   Trigger Point Pain, Myofascial;   Breast Cancer Interventions:   Procedure: Trigger point injection;   Procedure: Subcutaneous saline injection;   Other: Comprehensive Rehabilitation program Sponsor:   Instituto do Cancer do Estado de São Paulo Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

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Background: Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women, and more than half of breast surgery patients experience severe acute postoperative pain. This meta-analysis is designed to examine the clinical analgesic efficacy of Pecs block in patients undergoing breast cancer surgery. Methods: An electronic literature search of the Library of PubMed, EMBASE, Cochrane Library, and Web of Science databases was conducted to collect randomized controlled trials (RCTs) from inception to November 2018. These RCTs compared the effect of Pecs block in combination with general anesthesia (GA) to GA alone in mastect...
Source: Medicine - Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Research Article: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Source Type: research
Same-Day Discharge After Mastectomy: Breast Cancer Surgery in the Era of ERAS®. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Mar 27;: Authors: Jogerst K, Thomas O, Kosiorek HE, Gray R, Cronin P, Casey W, Rebecca A, Craner R, Young-Fadok T, Pockaj B Abstract BACKGROUND: Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS®) principles have been beneficial in major abdominal surgery. ERAS® was instituted in our breast surgery practice in 2017. The goal of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of outpatient mastectomies before and after ERAS®. METHODS: A retrospective review of all mastectomies between 1/2013 and 6/2...
Source: Ann Oncol - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Ann Surg Oncol Source Type: research
Conditions:   Breast Cancer;   Breast Neoplasms;   Breast Diseases;   Breast Fibroadenoma Interventions:   Other: PECS block;   Other: Rhomboid intercostal block Sponsor:   Medipol University Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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