Comparing Oxygen Saturation in Post Anesthesia Care Unit After Different Methods of Pain Relief

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00435383
First received: February 13, 2007
Last updated: May 15, 2009
Last verified: May 2009
  Purpose

To determine the which method of pain relief is better after current anesthesia care.


Condition Phase
Cryptorchidism
Phase 2

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Oxygen Saturation During Transfer From Operating Room to Post Anesthesia Care Unit After Current Anesthesia Care

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Further study details as provided by The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston:

Estimated Enrollment: 42
Study Start Date: March 2003
Study Completion Date: October 2008
Primary Completion Date: February 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Observational
Group 1 received a presurgical caudal block and group 2 received a intravenous narcotics.

Detailed Description:

We hypothesized that in children, the current anesthesia care (combined light general anesthesia and caudal analgesia) may decrease incidence of intra and or postoperative de-saturation( SaO2 < %95), the need of oxygen during child's transport to the PACU and during his stay in the recovery room, compared with children who receive intravenous narcotics for intra and postoperative pain relief.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year to 6 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Children scheduled for elective uni or bilateral orchidopexy.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy children
  • ASA physical status 1 or 2
  • 1-6 yr old
  • Scheduled for elective uni or bilateral orchidopexy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children with compromised pulmonary, cardiac, neurological, hematological, renal condition, with history of prematurely or are obese will be excluded.
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Locations
United States, Texas
University of Texas,Anesthesiology Department
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
Sponsors and Collaborators
The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Samia Khalil, M.D. University of Texas, Houston, Texas
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dr. Samia Khalil, University of Texas, Houston
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00435383     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HSC-MS-02-220
Study First Received: February 13, 2007
Last Updated: May 15, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston:
Caudal Block
Oxygen Saturation
Uni or Bilateral Orchidopexy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cryptorchidism
Testicular Diseases
Genital Diseases, Male
Urogenital Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Gonadal Disorders
Endocrine System Diseases
Anesthetics
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses

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