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Pain Management Interventions for Hip Fracture

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Summary of Benefits (1)

In summary, nerve blocks reduce the intensity of acute pain and can be as effective as spinal anesthesia for relief of acute pain. Nerve blocks reduce the likelihood of delirium and do not affect mortality rates either positively or negatively.