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Assisted Nerve Blocks

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01436682
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 20, 2011
Last Update Posted : October 25, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Thomas Hemmerling, McGill University Health Center

Brief Summary:
The study investigates assisted nerve blocks using an ultrasound machine.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 13 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : September 2011
Primary Completion Date : August 2013
Study Completion Date : August 2013

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

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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.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • indication for nerve blocks

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patient not able to provide the informed consent
  • allergy to local anesthetics

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

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

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