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Compression Bandage in Local Infiltration Analgesia Afte Total Knee Arthroplasty

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00485212
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 12, 2007
Last Update Posted : June 12, 2007
Information provided by:
Hvidovre University Hospital

Brief Summary:
purpose: to determine wether a compression bandage prolongs analgesia of local infiltration analgesia after total knee arthroplasty

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Total Knee Arthroplasty Device: compression bandage Phase 4

Detailed Description:
patients are randomised to receive a compression bandage or a non-compression bandage

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 48 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effect of a Compression Bandage in Local Infiltration Analgesia After Total Knee Arthroplasty
Study Start Date : January 2007
Study Completion Date : May 2007

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Knee Replacement
U.S. FDA Resources

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. pain, Visual Analogue Scale

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • scheduled for total knee arthroplasty
  • speak and understand Danish

Exclusion Criteria:

  • severe obesity
  • allergies to local anaesthetics

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00485212

Hvidovre Hospital
Hvidovre, Denmark, 2650
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hvidovre University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Lasse Andersen, MD Hvidovre University Hospital

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00485212     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KF01327078
First Posted: June 12, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 12, 2007
Last Verified: May 2007

Keywords provided by Hvidovre University Hospital:
postoperative pain