Effects of Perioperative Patient Education Regarding Compartment Syndrome on Post-operative Opioid Consumption
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03359031|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2017 by Rothman Institute Orthopaedics.
Recruitment status was: Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : December 2, 2017
Last Update Posted : December 2, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Compartment Syndrome of Leg||Other: Patient education||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||134 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Effects of Perioperative Patient Education Regarding Compartment Syndrome on Post-operative Opioid Consumption|
|Actual Study Start Date :||November 13, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||November 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||November 2018|
No Intervention: No patient education
This group of patients will not receive any additional information beyond standard of care educational pamphlets provided by the hospital.
This group of patients will be given a pamphlet on pain control, narcotic medication, and compartment syndrome including its pathophysiology, signs/symptoms, and treatment.
Other: Patient education
This group will be given a pamphlet on pain control, narcotic medication, and compartment syndrome including its pathophysiology, signs/symptoms, and treatment.
- narcotic consumption [ Time Frame: total opioid consumption from surgery through 30 days post-op ]Perioperative
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03359031
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19107|