Open Prospective Study for Determination of Predictive Measures for Pain During Colonoscopy

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Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (study terminated due toTechnical issue pre -recruiting)
First Posted : December 21, 2011
Last Update Posted : November 17, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Dan Carter, Gastroenterologist, Sheba Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The aim of the study is to determine what precolonoscopic measures can be correlated to pain during colonoscopy

Condition or disease

Detailed Description:

The aim of the work is to determine prdictive pre-endoscopic factors for pain during colonoscpy. These factors may be demographic, antrophometric, socio-ecomomic, related to previous medical staus or to anxiety levels.

We will try to find an objective parameter for prdiction of pain during colonoscopy, so pre-procedural intervantion will be applied in order to reduce the pain.

Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 1 Day
Official Title: Comparison of Procedural Sequence in Same Day Consecutive Bidirectional Endoscopy Using Moderate Sedation: A Prospective Randomized Study
Study Start Date : November 2015
Primary Completion Date : November 2015
Study Completion Date : November 2015

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MedlinePlus related topics: Colonoscopy
U.S. FDA Resources

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pre-endoscopic Rectal balloon volumes [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    Volume for first sensation, desire to deficate and maximal tolerance volume

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Demographic data [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    Demographic data related to excessive pain

  2. Pre-endocopic levels of anxiety [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    Relation of Pre-endoscopic levels of anxiety to pain during colonoscopy

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients undergoing screening colonoscopy

Inclusion Criteria:

  • age 18-70
  • screening colonoscopy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Failed prior colonoscopy
  • pain as a main referral indication
  • complications during previous exam
  • Inpatients
  • Excision of more than 3 polyps
  • Diagnosis ofCancer, IBD
  • Incomplete exam

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01496560

Sheba medical center
Ramat GAn, Israel, 52621
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Dan Carter, MD Sheba Medical Center

Responsible Party: Dr. Dan Carter, Gastroenterologist, Gastroenterologist, Sheba Medical Center Identifier: NCT01496560     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Sheba-11-8679-DC-CTIL
First Posted: December 21, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 17, 2015
Last Verified: November 2015

Keywords provided by Dr. Dan Carter, Gastroenterologist, Sheba Medical Center:
rectal balloon