Chronic Pain After Thoracotomy, an Incidence Study in a Single Surgical Center

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Hopital Foch
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00834769
First received: February 2, 2009
Last updated: April 5, 2009
Last verified: April 2009
  Purpose

Investigation of chronic pain frequency after thoracotomy for lung cancer. Risk factors for development of chronic pain are investigated. Questionnaire survey.


Condition
Thoracotomy
Chronic Pain

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Chronic Pain After Thoracotomy, an Incidence Study in a Single Surgical Center

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Further study details as provided by Hopital Foch:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain and pain score [ Time Frame: one year postoperative ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 65
Study Start Date: December 2008
Study Completion Date: March 2009
Primary Completion Date: March 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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

thoracotomized patients

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • thoracotomized patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • mental incapacity,
  • poor understanding of French,
  • pre-existing chronic pain before surgery,
  • redo-surgery
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Locations
France
Hopital Foch
Suresnes, France, 92150
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hopital Foch
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Marc Fischler, MD, Hopital Foch
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00834769     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2008/30
Study First Received: February 2, 2009
Last Updated: April 5, 2009
Health Authority: France: Afssaps - Agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé (Saint-Denis)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chronic Pain
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms

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