Visceral Pain From the Upper Urinary Tract - a Trial on the Effect of Morphine and Oxycodone in Patients Undergoing PCNL
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Visceral Pain Originating From the Upper Urinary Tract - a Randomized Controlled Trial on the Effect of Morphine and Oxycodone in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)|
- Amount of analgetics used [ Time Frame: four hours postoperatively ]
- Side effects [ Time Frame: four hours postoperatively ]
|Study Start Date:||December 2008|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2012|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
|Active Comparator: oxycodone||
intravenous according to patients weight, pn.
Other Name: oxynorm N02A A05
|Active Comparator: morphine||
intravenous administration according to patients weight, pn.
Other Name: morphine SAD N02 AA 01
Primary outcome: the amount of opioid (morphine or oxynorm) used the first 4 hours postoperatively.
Secondary outcome: side effect to the opioids, pain score, pain threshold to electrical stimulation and pressure before and after operation, pharmacogenetics, size of referred pain area.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00784472
|Hospital Little Belt, Fredericia|
|Fredericia, Denmark, 7000|
|Study Chair:||Palle Osther, Professor||Hospital Little Belt, Fredericia|
|Principal Investigator:||katja Venborg Pedersen, MD||Hospital Little Belt, Fredericia|