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Response to letter to the Editor: Effect of ultrasound-guided selective sensory nerve blockade of the knee on pain management compared with periarticular injection for patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty: A prospective randomized controlled trial

  • Wirinaree Kampitak
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    Corresponding author at: Department of Anesthesiology, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, The Thai Red Cross Society and Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, 1873, Rama 4 Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand.
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    Department of Anesthesiology, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, The Thai Red Cross Society and Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
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  • Aree Tanavalee
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    Department of Orthopedics, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
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  • Srihatach Ngarmukos
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    Department of Orthopedics, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
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      We would like to thank Wang et al. for their interest in and comments regarding our randomized controlled trial exploring the analgesic efficacy and immediate functional performance of ultrasound-guided selective sensory nerve blockade (SSNB) versus intraoperative periarticular injection (PAI) in patient undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) [
      • Kampitak W.
      • Tanavalee A.
      • Ngarmukos S.
      • Cholwattanakul C.
      • Lertteerawattana L.
      • Dowkrajang S.
      Effect of ultrasound-guided selective sensory nerve blockade of the knee on pain management compared with periarticular injection for patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty: A prospective randomized controlled trial.
      ].
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