War Wounded, a Comparison of Two Pain Management Approaches
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01620411|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (Site was never activated by sponsor)
First Posted : June 15, 2012
Last Update Posted : June 19, 2013
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Injuries Pain||Other: Comprehensive Medical Management Procedure: Spinal Cord Stimulator||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||0 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Management of Chronic Pain in Military Patients With Injuries Sustained During Active Duty. Comparison of Spinal Cord Stimulation and Comprehensive Medical Management.|
|Study Start Date :||June 2012|
|Primary Completion Date :||June 2016|
This arm will receive standard of care treatment for injuries sustained while on active duty. Non-Invasive.
Other: Comprehensive Medical Management
Standard of care for failed back surgery syndrome sustained while on active duty, primarily focused on physical therapy, medication including: opioid analgesics, muscle relaxants, non-opioid analgesics, etc.
Experimental: CMM + SCS
This arm will combine comprehensive medical management with placement of a spinal cord stimulator.
Procedure: Spinal Cord Stimulator
This arm combines comprehensive medical management (as above) with the trial and possible eventual permenant placement of a spinal cord stimulator, a common pain management procedure.
- Decreased Pain Ratings [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01620411
|United States, California|
|VA Hospital San Diego|
|La Jolla, California, United States, 92093|