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Persistent Pain to Impair Daily Activities Following Thoracic Surgery

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01505322
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 6, 2012
Last Update Posted : January 6, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kim Wildgaard, Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Brief Summary:
Can pain impairment of daily activities be shown to be procedure specific, and thus used as an alternative to pain scoring.

Condition or disease
Pain

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 396 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Persistent Pain to Impair Daily Activities Following Thoracic Surgery
Study Start Date : August 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2010

Group/Cohort
Thoracic surgery
Lung cancer patients



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pain impairment [ Time Frame: >12 months ]
    We measure persistent pain impairment in patient > 12 months folowing surgery



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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 having thoracic surgery for lung cancer
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age < 18 years old
  • Elective lung cancer surgery (VATS)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Non-Danish residence

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Locations
Denmark
Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
Copenhagen,, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kim Wildgaard, MD Section for Surgical Pathophysiology
Study Director: Henrik Kehlet, MD Section for Surgical Pathophysiology

Responsible Party: Kim Wildgaard, MD, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01505322     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RH2011-srv01
First Posted: January 6, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 6, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Keywords provided by Kim Wildgaard, Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
daily activities