Canal

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CANAL. A trench dug for leading water in a particular direction, and confining it.
     2. Public canals are generally protected by the law which authorizes their being made. Various points have arisen under numerous laws authorizing the construction of canals, which have been decided in cases reported in 1 Yeates, 430; 1 Binn. 70; 1 Pennsyl. 462; 2 Pennsyl. 517; 7 Mass. 169; 1 Sumu. 46; 20 Johns. 103, 735; 2 Johns. 283; 7 John. Ch. 315; 1 Wend. 474; 5 Wend. 166; 8 Wend. 469; 4 Wend. 667; 6 Cowen, 698; 7 Cowen, 526 4 Hamm. 253; 5 Hamm. 141, 391; 6 Hamm. 126; 1 N. H. Rep. 339; See River.

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25% bupivacaine (containing 1:200,000 epinephrine and clonidine 50 pg/30 ml) was injected once the spread of local anesthetic was visualized to be within the adductor canal on ultrasound.
Continuous adductor canal blocks are superior to continuous femoral nerve blocks in promoting early ambulation after TKA.
To our knowledge no study reported cost and process outcomes or revision rates and no direct comparison of adductor canal block (with or without selective intraoperative infiltration of posterior knee tissues) versus full protocol HVLIA among patients undergoing TKA has been reported.