Compression Bandage in Local Infiltration Analgesia Afte Total Knee Arthroplasty

This study has been completed.
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Hvidovre University Hospital Identifier:
First received: June 11, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2007
History: No changes posted
purpose: to determine wether a compression bandage prolongs analgesia of local infiltration analgesia after total knee arthroplasty

Condition Intervention Phase
Total Knee Arthroplasty
Device: compression bandage
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effect of a Compression Bandage in Local Infiltration Analgesia After Total Knee Arthroplasty

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • pain, Visual Analogue Scale

Enrollment: 48
Study Start Date: January 2007
Study Completion Date: May 2007
Detailed Description:
patients are randomised to receive a compression bandage or a non-compression bandage

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
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 identifier: NCT00485212

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

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00485212     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KF01327078 
Study First Received: June 11, 2007
Last Updated: June 11, 2007
Health Authority: Denmark: The Regional Committee on Biomedical Research Ethics

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postoperative pain processed this record on February 04, 2016