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

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified January 2009 by King Saud University.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
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First received: January 6, 2009
Last updated: January 8, 2009
Last verified: January 2009

Perioperative analgesia using US guided TAP block

Condition Intervention Phase
Postoperative Pain
Drug: Bupivacaine
Phase 0

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

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain relief [ Time Frame: after US TAP block ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 42
Study Start Date: February 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Bupivacaine
    Local anesthetic
Detailed Description:

Perioperative analgesia using US guided TAP block


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adult undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • history of cardiorespiratory disease
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  More Information

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Responsible Party: CMRC, KSU Identifier: NCT00819962     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 08-652
Study First Received: January 6, 2009
Last Updated: January 8, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pain, Postoperative
Postoperative Complications
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms
Anesthetics, Local
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on April 17, 2014