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Optimal Site of Administration for Continuous Wound Infusion After Cesarean Section

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Association pour la Recherche et la Formation en Anesthésie Analgésie Réanimation Identifier:
First received: July 12, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: September 2007
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this randomized double-blind study is to evaluate in which anatomical layer (AF versus BF) continuous wound infusion of local anesthetics combined with NSAIDs through a multiorifice catheter has the best effectiveness during the first 48 hours on postoperative pain intensity after elective cesarean delivery.

Condition Intervention Phase
Cesarean Section
Procedure: Continuous wound infusion
Procedure: Continuous wound
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of Optimal Anatomical Layer for Continuous Wound Infusion of Local Anesthetics Combined With NSAIDs Through a Multiorifice Catheter for Postoperative Pain Intensity After Elective Cesarean Delivery

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Further study details as provided by Association pour la Recherche et la Formation en Anesthésie Analgésie Réanimation:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cumulative intravenous morphine consumption [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Postoperative pain intensity at rest and mobilization [ Time Frame: admission, 3,6,12,24,36,48h ]
  • adverse effects (nausea, vomiting, itching, sedation)

Enrollment: 56
Study Start Date: October 2007
Study Completion Date: December 2008
Primary Completion Date: September 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Continuous wound infusion above the fascia Procedure: Continuous wound infusion
Active Comparator: Continuous wound infusion below the fascia Procedure: Continuous wound


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • elective Cesarean Section under spinal anesthesia over37 weeks' gestation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • allergy to NSAIDs
  • ASA III or higher
  • refusal to participate
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01160913

Hôpital Cochin
Paris, France, 75014
Sponsors and Collaborators
Association pour la Recherche et la Formation en Anesthésie Analgésie Réanimation
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT01160913     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KTCESAR
Study First Received: July 12, 2010
Last Updated: July 12, 2010 processed this record on May 25, 2017