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Perioperative Analgesia Using Ultrasound (US) Guided Transversus Abdominis Plane (TAP) Block

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified November 2014 by A.Eldawlatly, King Saud University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
A.Eldawlatly, King Saud University Identifier:
First received: January 6, 2009
Last updated: September 13, 2015
Last verified: November 2014
Perioperative analgesia using US guided TAP block

Condition Intervention Phase
Postoperative Pain
Drug: Bupivacaine
Other: TAP
Early Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention

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Further study details as provided by A.Eldawlatly, King Saud University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain relief [ Time Frame: after US TAP block ]

Estimated Enrollment: 42
Study Start Date: September 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Drug: Bupivacaine
Local anesthetic
Other: TAP

Detailed Description:
Perioperative analgesia using US guided TAP block

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adult undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • history of cardiorespiratory disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00819962

Contact: abdelazeem a dawlat, md 4692007

Saudi Arabia
A Dawlatly Recruiting
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Contact: a dawlatly a abdelaz    00966 503261042   
Principal Investigator: a a daw, md         
A Dawlatly Recruiting
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Contact: a dawlatly a abdelaz         
Principal Investigator: a a daw, md         
Sponsors and Collaborators
King Saud University
  More Information

Responsible Party: A.Eldawlatly, Professor of Anesthesia, King Saud University Identifier: NCT00819962     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 08-652
Study First Received: January 6, 2009
Last Updated: September 13, 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pain, Postoperative
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Postoperative Complications
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms
Anesthetics, Local
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents processed this record on May 25, 2017