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IPM Procedures With or Without Fluoroscopy: Outcome Comparison

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00371618
First Posted: September 4, 2006
Last Update Posted: October 21, 2015
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Information provided by:
Pain Management Center of Paducah
  Purpose

To determine clinically significant improvement in the patients undergoing procedures under fluoroscopy.

To evaluate and compare the adverse event profile in both groups


Condition Intervention
Low Back Pain Neck Pain Procedure: Fluoroscopy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Comparison of Outcomes of Interventional Pain Management Procedures Performed With or Without Fluoroscopy: A Retrospective Analysis

Further study details as provided by Pain Management Center of Paducah:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To demonstrate clinically significant improvement in the patients undergoing procedures under fluoroscopy.
  • To evaluate and compare the adverse event profile in both groups

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: January 1998
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2004
Detailed Description:
For the target delivery of injectate, it is believed that fluoroscopy is mandatory. However, there is a view among some professionals that a procedure may be performed without fluoroscopy as effectively as under fluoroscopy. The outcomes among the two groups of patients have not been studied
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
currently enrolled patients
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Patients who have undergone the following procedures:

Cervical facet joint nerve blocks, thoracic facet joint nerve blocks, lumbar facet joint nerve blocks, lumbar interlaminar epidural steroid injections, cervical Interlaminar epidural steroid injections

During 1998 to 2001 and 2004 to 2005

Exclusion Criteria: Non-availability of appropriate data

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00371618


Locations
United States, Kentucky
Ambulatory Surgery Center
Paducah, Kentucky, United States, 42003
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pain Management Center of Paducah
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD Ambulatory Surgery Center
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00371618     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: protocol 13
First Submitted: September 1, 2006
First Posted: September 4, 2006
Last Update Posted: October 21, 2015
Last Verified: October 2015

Keywords provided by Pain Management Center of Paducah:
Fluoroscopy
Interventional Pain Management Procedures

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Back Pain
Low Back Pain
Neck Pain
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms