Suprainguinal Fascia Iliaca (SIFI) Block Improves Analgesia Following Total Hip Arthroplasty
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02933671|
Recruitment Status : Suspended (COVID -19 HOLD)
First Posted : October 14, 2016
Last Update Posted : April 21, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Hip Osteoarthritis Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty Pain||Procedure: Suprainguinal fascia iliaca (SIFI) block Procedure: Sham block Drug: Ropivacaine Drug: Saline||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||40 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Investigator)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Suprainguinal Fascia Iliaca (SIFI) Block Improves Analgesia Following Total Hip Arthroplasty|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 1, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 1, 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||January 2, 2021|
Experimental: Suprainguinal Fascia Iliaca (SIFI) block
A nerve block technique using a numbing medication called ropivacaine.
Procedure: Suprainguinal fascia iliaca (SIFI) block
An ultrasound guided nerve block using a medication that numbs the nerve called ropivacaine.
Local anesthetic (numbing drug)
Other Name: Naropin
Placebo Comparator: Sham group
The same nerve block technique as above, however using an inactive solution of salt water.
Procedure: Sham block
An ultrasound guided nerve block using a medication that does NOT numb the nerve called saline, or salt water.
Salt water placebo
Other Name: Salt water
- Numeric pain score, as measure by numerical rating scale (NRS) 11 [ Time Frame: 4 hours postoperatively ]
- Cumulative opioid consumption [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]IV morphine equivalents
- Motor strength, as measured by dynamometry [ Time Frame: 4 hours postoperatively ]
- Numeric pain score, as measure by NRS 11 [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]
- Ambulation, as measured by distanced walked [ Time Frame: post-op day 0 ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02933671
|United States, North Carolina|
|Duke University Hospital|
|Durham, North Carolina, United States, 27713|