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Quality of Postoperative Pain Management in Cardiac Surgical Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00949429
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 30, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 22, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Mahidol University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the incidence and risk factors of moderate to severe pain after cardiac surgery, and compare the preoperative pain expectation and postoperative pain experience in the same patient.

Condition or disease
Postoperative Pain

Detailed Description:

Objectives

  1. To study the incidence of moderate to severe pain in cardiac surgical patients 48 hour postoperatively.
  2. To study the risk factors of moderate to severe postoperative pain in cardiac surgical patients.
  3. To compare the preoperative pain expectation and postoperative pain experience in the same patient.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Quality of Postoperative Pain Management in Cardiac Surgical Patients
Study Start Date : July 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2011



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of the patients having pain score more than 4 out of 10 in 48 hour postoperatively [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Risk factors of postoperative pain in cardiac surgical patients [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]
  2. Patient's preoperative pain expectation and postoperative pain experience [ Time Frame: 72 hours ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
patients scheduled for cardiac surgery in Siriraj Hospital
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients scheduled for cardiac surgery in Siriraj Hospital
  • age > 18

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unable to communicate with the patient

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Locations
Thailand
Siriraj Hospital
Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kasana Raksamani, MD Siriraj Hospital

Responsible Party: Kasana Raksamani, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00949429     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Si306/2009
First Posted: July 30, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 22, 2011
Last Verified: July 2011

Keywords provided by Mahidol University:
postoperative pain
cardiac surgery
risk factors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pain, Postoperative
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Postoperative Complications
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms