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Hemodynamic Changes of Upper and Lower Extremities After Spinal Anesthesia

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01003561
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2009 by Yonsei University.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 28, 2009
Last Update Posted : October 28, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Yonsei University

Brief Summary:
The aim of this study is to evaluate the changes of venous flow, volume, and resistance in upper (basilic v.) and lower (popliteal v.) extremities of the elderly healthy patients compared with elderly hypertensive patients who undergoing spinal anesthesia for transurethral prostatectomy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Hypertension Procedure: spinal anesthesia for surgery

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 40 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)

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MedlinePlus related topics: Anesthesia
U.S. FDA Resources

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: ultrasonographic exam Procedure: spinal anesthesia for surgery
spinal anesthesia (T10) for elective TURP surgery



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Blood flow [ Time Frame: during 30 min after spinal anesthesia ]
  2. Blood volume [ Time Frame: during 30 min after spinal anesthesia ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   65 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • > 65yr men
  • who undergoes spinal anesthesia for elective TURP
  • normotensive/hypertensive

Exclusion Criteria:

  • vascular disease
  • contraindications for spinal anesthesia

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01003561


Contacts
Contact: Jeong-Yeon Hong, MD jenyhongg@yuhs.ac
Contact: Hae K Kil, pHD hkkil@yuhs.ac

Locations
Korea, Republic of
Severance Hospital, Yonsei University Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 120-752
Contact: Jeong-Yeon Hong, MD       jenyhongg@yuhs.ac   
Contact: Hae K Kil, pHD       hkkil@yuhs.ac   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Yonsei University

Responsible Party: Hae K Kil, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01003561     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2009-TURP
First Posted: October 28, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 28, 2009
Last Verified: October 2009

Keywords provided by Yonsei University:
ultrasonographic exam on upper and lower extremities

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anesthetics
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs