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Clinical Study

The Role of Fascia Iliaca Blocks in Hip Fractures: A Prospective Case-Control Study and Feasibility Assessment of a Junior-Doctor-Delivered Service

Table 3

Pain scores, time to initial analgesia, and average number of additional doses of analgesia required.

Controls
n = 52
Cases
n = 52
P value

Average pain scores (0–10)
 On admission/preblock880.54
 15 mins660.11
 2 hr740.03
 8 hr730.01
 16 hr630.10
 24 hr630.13
Average time to initial analgesia (min)40250.04
Average number of doses of additional analgesia (range)3.5 (0–7)1.5 (0–3)Not calculated