An Observational Study of Pain Assessment and Treatment Adequacy of Emergency Cancer Pain

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
DR. SWAPNIL YESHWANT PARAB, Tata Memorial Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01633463
First received: June 29, 2012
Last updated: July 3, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
  Purpose

EMERGENCY CANCER PAIN DRAWS CANCER PATIENT TO EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT FOR TREATMENT. HOWEVER, THERE HAS BEEN INCONSISTENCY AND INADEQUACY OF PAIN MANAGEMENT IN EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT. THIS STUDY OBSERVES THE STATUS OF PAIN ASSESSMENT AND ITS ADEQUACY IN EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT IN A TERTIARY CARE CANCER HOSPITAL.


Condition
OBSERVE PAIN MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Prospective Observational Study of Assessment of Pain and Its Treatment Adequacy in Emergency Department at Tertiary Care Cancer Hospital.

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Further study details as provided by Tata Memorial Hospital:

Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: April 2011
Study Completion Date: June 2011
Primary Completion Date: June 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

100 ADULT CANCER PATIENTS REPORTING TO EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT WITH COMPLAINTS OF PAIN.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ADULT CANCER PATIENTS REPORTING TO EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT WITH COMPLAINTS OF PAIN

Exclusion Criteria:

  • 1.PATIENTS BELOW 18 YEARS OF AGE, 2. PATIENTS WITH INCOHERENT BEHAVIOUR.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01633463

Locations
India
Tata Memorial Hospital
Mumbai, Parel, Maharashtra, India, 400012
Sponsors and Collaborators
Tata Memorial Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: SWAPNIL Y PARAB, MD Tata Memorial Centre
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: DR. SWAPNIL YESHWANT PARAB, Tata Memorial Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01633463     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: emcap 2011
Study First Received: June 29, 2012
Last Updated: July 3, 2012
Health Authority: India: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Tata Memorial Hospital:
EMERGENCY CANCER PAIN, ASSESSMENT, TREATMENT ADEQUACY.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Emergencies
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 23, 2014