Pilot Study on the Effect of Dexmedetomidine on Inflammatory Responses in Patients Undergoing Lumbar Spinal Fusion

This study has been terminated.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Hospira, Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
New York University School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01377623
First received: January 3, 2011
Last updated: October 24, 2016
Last verified: October 2016
Results First Received: March 14, 2016  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Open Label
Conditions: Spinal Stenosis
Inflammation
Interventions: Device: Dexmedetomidine group
Device: Placebo group

  Participant Flow
  Hide Participant Flow

Recruitment Details
Key information relevant to the recruitment process for the overall study, such as dates of the recruitment period and locations
No text entered.

Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
No text entered.

Reporting Groups
  Description
Dexmedetomidine Group (PFD) Anesthesia maintained with propofol/fentanyl/dexmedetomidine
Placebo Group (PFS) Anesthesia maintained with propofol/fentanyl/saline

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Dexmedetomidine Group (PFD)   Placebo Group (PFS)
STARTED   33   33 
COMPLETED   26   28 
NOT COMPLETED   7   5 



  Baseline Characteristics
  Hide Baseline Characteristics

Population Description
Explanation of how the number of participants for analysis was determined. Includes whether analysis was per protocol, intention to treat, or another method. Also provides relevant details such as imputation technique, as appropriate.
Baseline data is only available for those participants who completed the study

Reporting Groups
  Description
Placebo Group Subjects undergoing one or two level spinal fusion surgery will be screened for eligibility to participate in the study. Subject will be screened, recruited and randomized during the preadmission visit or the day of surgery. Eligible subjects will be randomized to one of the two treatment group in1:1 ratio to receive either DEX or matching placebo (PBO, LR).
Dexmedetomidine Group Fifty six subjects (28 in each arm) will be enrolled. Subjects undergoing one or two level spinal fusion surgery will be screened for eligibility to participate in the study. Subject will be screened, recruited and randomized during the preadmission visit or the day of surgery. Eligible subjects will be randomized to one of the two treatment group in1:1 ratio to receive either DEX or matching placebo (PBO, LR).
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
   Placebo Group   Dexmedetomidine Group   Total 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 28   26   54 
Age 
[Units: Years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 57  (11.1)   55.3  (12.3)   56.18  (11.69) 
Gender 
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
     
Female      13  46.4%      5  19.2%      18  33.3% 
Male      15  53.6%      21  80.8%      36  66.7% 


  Outcome Measures
  Show All Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Quality of Recovery Score (QoR-40)   [ Time Frame: Post-operative Day 3 ]

2.  Secondary:   Concentration of TNF-alpha   [ Time Frame: Post-operative Day 1 ]

3.  Secondary:   Concentration of IL-1a   [ Time Frame: Post-operative Day 1 ]

4.  Secondary:   Concentration of IL-6   [ Time Frame: Post-operative Day 1 ]

5.  Secondary:   Concentration of IL-8   [ Time Frame: Post-operative Day 1 ]


  Serious Adverse Events


  Other Adverse Events


  Limitations and Caveats
  Hide Limitations and Caveats

Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
No text entered.


  More Information
  Hide More Information

Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Alex Bekker
Organization: UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
phone: 973-972-5007
e-mail: alex.bekker@nyumc.org


Publications of Results:

Responsible Party: New York University School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01377623     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10-02185
Study First Received: January 3, 2011
Results First Received: March 14, 2016
Last Updated: October 24, 2016