Pain Blocking During Drug Administration or Blood Collection With Needles
This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Montana Compton, University of California, Irvine
First received: July 20, 2010
Last updated: May 19, 2014
Last verified: May 2014
There is a gating mechanism in the dorsal horn of the spinal cord that acts to facilitate or inhibit transmission of pain signals to the brain. The gate can be closed by mechanical stimuli such as touch and vibration.
Device: pain blocking
||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
||Pain Blocking During Drug Administration or Blood Collection With Needles
Primary Outcome Measures:
| Study Start Date:
| Study Completion Date:
| Primary Completion Date:
||March 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Device: pain blocking
The researcher develope a device that can use to reduce pain during drug administration or blood collection with needles.
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years and older
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
primary care clinic, community sample,
- Receiving an injection with a needle
- Able to score the pain on a scale of 0-10 using the universal pain assessment tool, preferably 7 years of age or older
- Current pregnancy
- Inability to understand and carry out instruction
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01166906
|Beckman Laser Institute Medical clinic
|Irvine, California, United States, 92612 |
||Wangcun Jia, PhD
||Beckman Laser Institute University of California Irvine
No publications provided
||Montana Compton, Administrative Nurse Research Coordinator Beckman Laser Institute, University of California, Irvine
History of Changes
|Other Study ID Numbers:
|Study First Received:
||July 20, 2010
||May 19, 2014
||United States: Institutional Review Board
Keywords provided by University of California, Irvine:
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ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 22, 2014
Nervous System Diseases
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