Shoulder Arthroplasty1: Hospital in Florida
- 55 patients undergoing SA who received a standardized multi-modal pain management approach alone (n=24) or a standardized multi-modal pain management approach with EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) and dexamethasone (n=31)
- Retrospective cohort analysis
Clinical and Economic Outcomes
Patients who received EXPAREL and dexamethasone for analgesia had
Significantly less pain
on POD 1
for all PODs
reduction in LOS
POD, postoperative day; SA, shoulder arthroplasty.
*The use of EXPAREL in combination with epinephrine is not part of the approved label.