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Sensory Mapping and Thermal Thresholds After Thoracic Surgery

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier:
First received: January 10, 2011
Last updated: September 27, 2011
Last verified: February 2011
The study will investigate topography of sensory changes late after lung cancer surgery

Lung Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Sensory Mapping and Thermal Thresholds After Thoracic Surgery

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Further study details as provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Thermal thresholds (Quantitative Sensory Testing [QST]) [ Time Frame: average 18 months after surgery ]
    Two QST with 10 days interval

  • Sensory mapping [ Time Frame: average 18 months after surgery ]
    Two QST with 10 days interval

Estimated Enrollment: 12
Study Start Date: January 2011
Study Completion Date: April 2011
Primary Completion Date: April 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
lung cancer surgery


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Lung cancer patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Understand Danish
  • Age > 18 years old
  • PTPS

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Cognitive dysfunction
  • Repeated thoracic surgery
  • Nerve injury from other causes
  • Drug or alcohol abuse
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01274858

Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: MD, Kim Wildgaard, Section for Surgical Pathophysiology 4074 Identifier: NCT01274858     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-B-2008-059/6
Study First Received: January 10, 2011
Last Updated: September 27, 2011

Keywords provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
persistent pain
neuropathic pain
Chronic Pain processed this record on May 22, 2017