A Randomized, Double-Blind, Trial Comparing Epinephrine Versus Phenylephrine as a Vasoconstrictor in Regional Anesthesia for Upper Extremity Surgery

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
New York Methodist Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00225043
First received: September 21, 2005
Last updated: May 30, 2008
Last verified: May 2008

September 21, 2005
May 30, 2008
June 2005
August 2007   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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A Randomized, Double-Blind, Trial Comparing Epinephrine Versus Phenylephrine as a Vasoconstrictor in Regional Anesthesia for Upper Extremity Surgery
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The study involves research, the purpose of which is to compare three different drug mixtures (Epinephrine, Phenylephrine 25 µg, or Phenylephrine 50 µg). Specifically, how long each medicine lasts will be studied.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Healthy
Drug: Epinephrine/phenylephrine
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
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August 2007
August 2007   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Shoulder surgery with regional anesthesia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Shoulder surgery with general anesthesia unhealthy
Both
18 Years and older
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT00225043
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Joel Yarmush, New York Methodist Hospital
New York Methodist Hospital
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Principal Investigator: Joel Yarmush, MD, MPA New York Methodist Hospital
New York Methodist Hospital
May 2008

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