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Inter Costal Catheters for Video-Assisted Thoroscopic (VATS) Lobectomy

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01213654
First Posted: October 4, 2010
Last Update Posted: October 4, 2010
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Collaborators:
Dept. of thoracic Surgery
Dept. of cardio-thoracic anaesthesia
Dept. Surgical PAthophysiology
all Blegdamsvej 9, 2100-Copenhagen, Denmark
Information provided by:
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  Purpose
A pilot study to observe satisfaction of analgesia with intercostal catheters after VATS lobectomy.

Condition
Lung Cancer Patients

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Pain Relief After VATS Lobectomy Using Interoperatively Placed Inter Costal Catheters.

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Further study details as provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • NRS (pain score 0-10)) [ Time Frame: Until discharge (2-4 days) ]
    Painscore

  • satisfaction (Verbal ranking scale 1-4) [ Time Frame: until discharge, 2-4 days ]
    qualitative measurement


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Side effects (quantitatively, see details) [ Time Frame: until discharge, 2-4 days ]
    Daily presence of, Nausea Dizziness Vomiting Sedation Pruritus


Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: April 2010
Study Completion Date: September 2010
Primary Completion Date: September 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Pain and satisfaction with pain treatment is investigated in a population after VATS lobectomy.
  Eligibility

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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
Consenting lung cancer patients due for elective surgery
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Age of consent (ie age>=18) Eligible for lobectomy Able to comply Willing to register postoperatively

Exclusion Criteria:

  • do not understand DAnish
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01213654


Locations
Denmark
Rigshospitalet
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Dept. of thoracic Surgery
Dept. of cardio-thoracic anaesthesia
Dept. Surgical PAthophysiology
all Blegdamsvej 9, 2100-Copenhagen, Denmark
  More Information

Responsible Party: MD Kim Wildgaard, Section for Surgical Pathophysiology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01213654     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: VATS-IC-2010
First Submitted: October 1, 2010
First Posted: October 4, 2010
Last Update Posted: October 4, 2010
Last Verified: October 2010

Keywords provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
Lung cancer
VATS Lobectomy