Risk Factors for Shoulder Pain and Emesis After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01095536
Verified March 2010 by Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
Risk factors for postoperative shoulder pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy were not clear. Moreover, risk factors for postoperative emesis specially for this surgery were not detailed and accurate. The present study is a prospective cohort study to identify risk factors for shoulder pain and emesis within 24 hours in Chinese patients after laparoscopic cholecystectomy under general anesthesia.
Condition or disease
The present study is a prospective cohort study to identify risk factors for shoulder pain and emesis within 24 hours in Chinese patients after laparoscopic cholecystectomy under general anesthesia.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
21 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Adult patients scheduled for elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy
> 21 years old,
patients with history of upper laparotomy,
inability to communicate before operation,
persistent emesis or shoulder pain before operation,
patients who converted to open cholecystectomy,
receiving postoperative ventilator support,
unstable postoperative condition or major complications.