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Comparing Oxygen Saturation in Post Anesthesia Care Unit After Different Methods of Pain Relief

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00435383
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 15, 2007
Last Update Posted : December 14, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Samia Khalil, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston

Brief Summary:
To determine the which method of pain relief is better after current anesthesia care.

Condition or disease
Cryptorchidism

Detailed Description:
We hypothesized that in children, the current anesthesia care (combined light general anesthesia and caudal analgesia) may decrease incidence of intra and or postoperative de-saturation( SaO2 < %95), the need of oxygen during child's transport to the PACU and during his stay in the recovery room, compared with children who receive intravenous narcotics for intra and postoperative pain relief.

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 42 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Oxygen Saturation During Transfer From Operating Room to Post Anesthesia Care Unit After Current Anesthesia Care
Study Start Date : March 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2008

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Group/Cohort
Observational
Group 1 received a presurgical caudal block and group 2 received a intravenous narcotics.




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Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year to 6 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Children scheduled for elective uni or bilateral orchidopexy.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy children
  • ASA physical status 1 or 2
  • 1-6 yr old
  • Scheduled for elective uni or bilateral orchidopexy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children with compromised pulmonary, cardiac, neurological, hematological, renal condition, with history of prematurely or are obese will be excluded.

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Locations
United States, Texas
University of Texas,Anesthesiology Department
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
Sponsors and Collaborators
The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Samia Khalil, M.D. University of Texas, Houston, Texas

Responsible Party: Samia Khalil, Professor, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00435383     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HSC-MS-02-220
First Posted: February 15, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 14, 2015
Last Verified: December 2015

Keywords provided by Samia Khalil, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston:
Caudal Block
Oxygen Saturation
Uni or Bilateral Orchidopexy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cryptorchidism
Testicular Diseases
Genital Diseases, Male
Urogenital Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Gonadal Disorders
Endocrine System Diseases