Effect of Intravenous Patient-controlled Analgesia (IV-PCA) With Fentanyl in Adults for Acute Postoperative Pain Control

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2012 by Yon Hee Shim, Yonsei University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : February 7, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 7, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yon Hee Shim, Yonsei University

Brief Summary:
In this retrospective study, the investigators examined incidence and risk factors of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) in patients with fentanyl-based intravenous patient-controlled analgesia (IV-PCA).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Nausea Vomiting Drug: Fentanyl

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 2000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Study Start Date : February 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date : October 2012

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Intervention Details:
    Drug: Fentanyl
    intravenous patient-controlled analgesia

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with Intravenous Fentanyl Patient-controlled Analgesia for postoperative pain control

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Adults between 20 to 60 years old
  2. Date from 1st, May 2011 to 31st, October 2011
  3. Patients with fentanyl based intravenous patient-controlled analgesia for postoperative pain control

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Reoperation within 48 hours
  2. Patients who cannot express numerical rating scale for pain due to sedation

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01527890

Contact: Yon Hee Shim, MD, PhD 82-2-2019-3547 ext 3547
Contact: Jong Bum Choi, MD 82-2-2019-3528

Korea, Republic of
Gangnam Severance Hospital Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 125-070
Contact: Yon Hee Shim, MD, PhD    82-2-2019-3547 ext 3547   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Yonsei University

Responsible Party: Yon Hee Shim, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Yonsei University Identifier: NCT01527890     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3-2011-0238
First Posted: February 7, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 7, 2012
Last Verified: February 2012

Keywords provided by Yon Hee Shim, Yonsei University:
intravenous patient-controlled analgesia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Analgesics, Opioid
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Adjuvants, Anesthesia
Anesthetics, Intravenous
Anesthetics, General