Chronic Pain After Lung Transplantation, an Incidence Study

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier:
First received: July 30, 2008
Last updated: November 3, 2008
Last verified: September 2008

This is an investigation on the frequency of chronic pain amongst recipients after lung transplantation. Factors relating to the development of chronic pain are investigated.

Lung Transplantation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Chronic Pain After Lung Transplantation, an Incidence Study

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Further study details as provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Enrollment: 111
Study Start Date: July 2008
Study Completion Date: August 2008
Primary Completion Date: August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Post lung transplantation patients in Denmark


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Able to understand and give consent
  • Can read
  • Residing in Denmark

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Unable to understand the written information in Danish
  • Abuse (Medicine, Drugs, Alcohol)
  • Severe psychiatric Illness
  • Conflicting neurological disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00745654

Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Principal Investigator: Kim Wildgaard, MD Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
Study Chair: Henrik Kehlet, MD,Phd,Proff Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: MD, Kim Wildgaard, Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074 Identifier: NCT00745654     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-B-2008-058, 2007-58-0015
Study First Received: July 30, 2008
Last Updated: November 3, 2008
Health Authority: Denmark: National Board of Health
Denmark: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
Lung Transplantation
Chronic pain
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