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Table 3 Details of the side effects

From: Comparison between local infiltration analgesia with combined femoral and sciatic nerve block for pain management after total knee arthroplasty

ItemsTotalMaleFemale
PNBLIAP valuePNBLIAP valuePNBLIAP value
Day 1 nausea  0.07  0.59  0.16
 Yes26 (32%)25 (20%) 2 (17%)4 (11%) 24 (34%)21 (25%) 
 No56 (68%)99 (80%) 10 (73%)33 (89%) 46 (66%)66 (75%) 
Day 1 vomit  0.08  0.43  0.31
 Yes14 (18%)13 (10%) 1 (8%)1 (3%) 13 (20%)12 (14%) 
 No64 (82%)111 (90%) 12 (92%)36 (97%) 52 (80%)75 (86%) 
Day 1 pruritus  0.90  0.54  0.69
 Yes2 (3%)3 (3%) 0 (0%)1 (3%) 2 (4%)2 (2%) 
 No68 (97%)117 (97%) 13 (100%)35 (97%) 55 (96%)82 (98%) 
Day 1 sedation  0.20  0.86  0.22
 Yes10 (13%)9 (7%) 1 (7%)2 (5%) 9 (14%)7 (8%) 
 No68 (87%)115 (93%) 14 (93%)35 (95%) 54 (86%)80 (92%) 
Day 2 nausea  0.02  0.12  0.09
 Yes21 (26%)16 (13%) 3 (25%)3 (8%) 18 (26%)13 (15%) 
 No61 (74%)108 (87%) 9 (75%)34 (92%) 52 (74%)74 (75%) 
Day 2 vomit  0.05  0.13  0.91
 Yes6 (8%)12 (10%) 2 (13%)2 (5%) 4 (6%)10 (11%) 
 No71 (92%)112 (90%) 13 (87%)35 (95%) 58 (74%)77 (89%) 
Day 2 pruritus  0.77    0.85
 Yes1 (1%)1 (0%) 0 (0%)0 (0%) 1 (2%)1 (1%) 
 No69 (99%)105 (100%) 13 (100%)35 (100%) 56 (98%)73 (99%) 
Day 2 sedation  0.20  0.85  0.10
 Yes5 (6%)3 (3%) 1 (7%)2 (6%) 4 (6%)1 (1%) 
 No72 (94%)111 (97%) 13 (93%)33 (94%) 58 (94%)78 (99%) 
  1. Side effects on POD1and 2 including nausea, vomiting, urinary retention, pruritus, and sedation presented as number (%)
  2. PNB peripheral nerve block, LIA local infiltration analgesia