Sensory Mapping and Thermal Thresholds After Thoracic Surgery

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01274858
First received: January 10, 2011
Last updated: September 27, 2011
Last verified: February 2011
  Purpose

The study will investigate topography of sensory changes late after lung cancer surgery


Condition
Lung Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Sensory Mapping and Thermal Thresholds After Thoracic Surgery

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Further study details as provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Thermal thresholds (Quantitative Sensory Testing [QST]) [ Time Frame: average 18 months after surgery ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Two QST with 10 days interval

  • Sensory mapping [ Time Frame: average 18 months after surgery ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Two QST with 10 days interval


Estimated Enrollment: 12
Study Start Date: January 2011
Study Completion Date: April 2011
Primary Completion Date: April 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
lung cancer surgery

  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

Lung cancer patients

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Understand Danish
  • Age > 18 years old
  • PTPS

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Cognitive dysfunction
  • Repeated thoracic surgery
  • Nerve injury from other causes
  • Drug or alcohol abuse
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Denmark
Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Rigshospitalet
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  More Information

No publications provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: MD, Kim Wildgaard, Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01274858     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-B-2008-059/6
Study First Received: January 10, 2011
Last Updated: September 27, 2011
Health Authority: Denmark: National Board of Health
Denmark: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
persistent pain
neuropathic pain
Thoracotomy
Chronic Pain

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