Sensory Perception After Thoracotomy

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 1, 2009
Last Update Posted : February 2, 2010
Information provided by:
Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Brief Summary:
The study will investigate characteristics of chronic pain after thoracotomy

Condition or disease
Neuropathic Pain Thoracotomy Chronic Pain

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 48 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Official Title: Chronic Pain After Thoracotomy
Study Start Date : June 2009
Primary Completion Date : January 2010
Study Completion Date : January 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Chronic Pain
U.S. FDA Resources

Thoracotomy patients without chronic pain
With Pain
Thoracotomy patients with chronic pain

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. QST score [ Time Frame: 1 y ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Lung cancer patients

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 (NCT number): NCT00910949

Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Responsible Party: MD, Kim Wildgaard, Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074 Identifier: NCT00910949     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-B-2008-059b
First Posted: June 1, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 2, 2010
Last Verified: January 2010

Keywords provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
persistent pain
neuropathic pain
Chronic Pain

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chronic Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases