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Laparoscopy in Children: Does it Decrease the Metabolic, Endocrine and Inflammatory Stress Response to Surgery

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00231543
First Posted: October 4, 2005
Last Update Posted: October 12, 2006
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Institute of Child Health
October 3, 2005
October 4, 2005
October 12, 2006
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resting energy expenditure
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  • whole body protein turnover
  • indices of inflammatory response
  • pro and anti inflammatory cytokines
  • free radical production
  • post operative pain
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Laparoscopy in Children: Does it Decrease the Metabolic, Endocrine and Inflammatory Stress Response to Surgery
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The aim of this trial was to characterise the intra and post operative metabolic, endocrine and inflammatory response to laparoscopic fundoplication in children. We are testing the hypothesis that laparoscopic fundoplication is associated with a lack of hypermetabolism and catabolism and blunting of the endocrine/inflammatory stress response
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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux
  • Procedure: Laparoscopic fundoplication
  • Procedure: open Nissen fundoplication
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Completed
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • infants and children with gastro-oesophageal reflux

Exclusion Criteria:

  • septic shock, multi-organ dysfunction syndrome, cardiac, renal or congenital metabolic abnormalities
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
1 Month to 16 Years   (Child)
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United Kingdom
 
 
NCT00231543
99SG92
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Institute of Child Health
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Principal Investigator: Agostino Pierro, Prof Institute of Child Health
Institute of Child Health
October 2005

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