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Postoperative Analgesia With Local Infiltration After Periacetabular Osteotomy

This study has been completed.
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Odense University Hospital Identifier:
First received: December 29, 2008
Last updated: March 15, 2011
Last verified: March 2011
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 Intervention Phase
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Drug: Ropivacaine
Drug: Placebo
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Postoperative Analgesia With Local Infiltration After Periacetabular Osteotomy For The Treatment Of Dysplasia

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Further study details as provided by Odense University Hospital:

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

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

Enrollment: 70
Study Start Date: January 2009
Study Completion Date: December 2010
Primary Completion Date: December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Ropivacaine Drug: Ropivacaine
Approved by the Danish Medicines Agency
Placebo Comparator: Saline Drug: Placebo


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00815503

Odense University Hospital
Odense, Denmark, 5000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Odense University Hospital
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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
Study First Received: December 29, 2008
Last Updated: March 15, 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 processed this record on May 22, 2017