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Lumbar Infiltration With Steroids - Effects on Pain Reduction

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01330875
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 7, 2011
Last Update Posted : June 3, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Zurich

Brief Summary:
Questionnaire for patients who got a lumbar infiltration in our clinic. The patients will have to answer questions concerning their pain. (The lumbar infiltration itself is not part of this study)

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Low Back Pain Other: survey

Detailed Description:
Questionnaire are given to patients who got a lumbar infiltration in our clinic of rheumatology. These patients will have to answer questions concerning their pain. (The lumbar infiltration itself is not part of this study).

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Lumbar Infiltration With Steroids - Effects on Pain Reduction
Study Start Date : December 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2013
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2013

Intervention Details:
  • Other: survey
    no intervention. Only questionnaire after lumbar infiltration with steroids - effects on pain reduction


Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pain reduction [ Time Frame: week 1 and 3; month 3, 6, 12 ]
    on visual analog scale



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who got a lumbar infiltration in our clinic. The patients will have to answer questions concerning their pain (the lumbar infiltration itself is not part of this study).
Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • Patients who got a lumbar infiltration in our clinic.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Infiltration of thoracal or cervical spine.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01330875


Locations
Switzerland
University Hospital Zurich, Division of Rheumatology
Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Sandra Blumhardt, MD University Hospital Zurich, Division of Rheumatology

Responsible Party: University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01330875     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LINFRUZ01
First Posted: April 7, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2015
Last Verified: May 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Back Pain
Low Back Pain
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms