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Assisted Nerve Blocks

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01436682
First Posted: September 20, 2011
Last Update Posted: October 25, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Thomas Hemmerling, McGill University Health Center
  Purpose
The study investigates assisted nerve blocks using an ultrasound machine.

Condition
Surgery

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Thomas Hemmerling, McGill University Health Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Feasability of assisted nerve blocks [ Time Frame: 24h ]

Enrollment: 13
Study Start Date: September 2011
Study Completion Date: August 2013
Primary Completion Date: August 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patient undergoing surgery which necessitates a peripheral nerve block to relieve postoperative pain.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • indication for nerve blocks

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patient not able to provide the informed consent
  • allergy to local anesthetics
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01436682


Locations
Canada, Quebec
Montreal General Hospital
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3G 1A4
Sponsors and Collaborators
McGill University Health Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Thomas Hemmerling, Associate Professor, McGill University Health Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01436682     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GEN11-073
First Submitted: September 19, 2011
First Posted: September 20, 2011
Last Update Posted: October 25, 2013
Last Verified: October 2013

Keywords provided by Thomas Hemmerling, McGill University Health Center:
Nerve Blocks