Postoperative Analgesia With Local Infiltration After Periacetabular Osteotomy

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 30, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 16, 2011
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Odense University Hospital

Brief Summary:
Pain treatment after periacetabular osteotomy is traditionally based on systemic opioids wich have side effects. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the analgetic effect of wound infiltration with local anaesthesia after periacetabular osteotomy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Periacetabular Osteotomy Pain Drug: Ropivacaine Drug: Placebo Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 70 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Postoperative Analgesia With Local Infiltration After Periacetabular Osteotomy For The Treatment Of Dysplasia
Study Start Date : January 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2010

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Ropivacaine Drug: Ropivacaine
Approved by the Danish Medicines Agency

Placebo Comparator: Saline Drug: Placebo

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Consumption of rescue analgetics [ Time Frame: Assesment of opioid rescue analgetics every 24 hours for 14 days postoperatively ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pain [ Time Frame: Assessment of pain four times every day for five days postoperatively ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Periacetabular osteotomy due to traditional dysplasia or retroverted acetabulum
  • Informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Intolerance of local anaesthesia
  • Habitual use of opioids

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Odense University Hospital
Odense, Denmark, 5000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Odense University Hospital

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Rune Bech, Odense University Hospital Identifier: NCT00815503     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: S20080152
First Posted: December 30, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 16, 2011
Last Verified: March 2011

Keywords provided by Odense University Hospital:
Local infiltration
Periacetabular osteotomy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anesthetics, Local
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents