IPM Procedures With or Without Fluoroscopy: Outcome Comparison

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Pain Management Center of Paducah
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00371618
First received: September 1, 2006
Last updated: November 4, 2010
Last verified: November 2010
  Purpose

To determine clinically significant improvement in the patients undergoing procedures under fluoroscopy.

To evaluate and compare the adverse event profile in both groups


Condition Intervention
Low Back Pain
Neck Pain
Procedure: Fluoroscopy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Comparison of Outcomes of Interventional Pain Management Procedures Performed With or Without Fluoroscopy: A Retrospective Analysis

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Further study details as provided by Pain Management Center of Paducah:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To demonstrate clinically significant improvement in the patients undergoing procedures under fluoroscopy.
  • To evaluate and compare the adverse event profile in both groups

Study Start Date: January 1998
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2004
Detailed Description:

For the target delivery of injectate, it is believed that fluoroscopy is mandatory. However, there is a view among some professionals that a procedure may be performed without fluoroscopy as effectively as under fluoroscopy. The outcomes among the two groups of patients have not been studied

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

currently enrolled patients

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Patients who have undergone the following procedures:

Cervical facet joint nerve blocks, thoracic facet joint nerve blocks, lumbar facet joint nerve blocks, lumbar interlaminar epidural steroid injections, cervical Interlaminar epidural steroid injections

During 1998 to 2001 and 2004 to 2005

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Exclusion Criteria: Non-availability of appropriate data

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00371618

Locations
United States, Kentucky
Ambulatory Surgery Center
Paducah, Kentucky, United States, 42003
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pain Management Center of Paducah
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD Ambulatory Surgery Center
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00371618     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: protocol 13
Study First Received: September 1, 2006
Last Updated: November 4, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Pain Management Center of Paducah:
Fluoroscopy
Interventional Pain Management Procedures

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Back Pain
Neck Pain
Low Back Pain
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms

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