Accuracy of Ultrasound-Guided Genicular Nerve Block: A Cadaveric Study

Yasar E., Kesikburun S., Kilic C., Guzelkucuk U., Yazar F., Tan A. K.

PAIN PHYSICIAN, vol.18, no.5, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Journal Name: PAIN PHYSICIAN
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus


Background: Genicular nerve block has recently emerged as a novel alternative treatment in chronic knee pain. The needle placement for genicular nerve injection is made under fluoroscopic guidance with reference to bony landmarks.