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
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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
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, 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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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cumulative intravenous morphine consumption [ Time Frame: 48 hours ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Postoperative pain intensity at rest and mobilization [ Time Frame: admission, 3,6,12,24,36,48h ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • adverse effects (nausea, vomiting, itching, sedation) [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

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
Genders 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 ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01160913

Hôpital Cochin
Paris, France, 75014
Sponsors and Collaborators
Association pour la Recherche et la Formation en Anesthésie Analgésie Réanimation
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01160913     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KTCESAR 
Study First Received: July 12, 2010
Last Updated: July 12, 2010
Health Authority: France: Ministry of Health

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