Pain Management in Geriatric Hip Fracture
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01630343|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 28, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 3, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Geriatric Hip Fracture Pain Management||Drug: Paracetamol tablet and Tramadol capsule Drug: Panadol 500mg tablet, tramadol 50mg capsule||Phase 2|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||400 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||The Efficacy of Pain Management Protocol for Elderly Hip Fracture Patients After Surgery: A Prospective Cohort Study|
|Study Start Date :||January 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2012|
Experimental: Regular oral Panadol and Tramadol
Geriatric (age >65) Patient having traumatic hip fracture will have three weeks of regular prescription of oral Panadol(500mg) and tramadol (50mg) three times a day. Operation will be done within 3 days usually followed by rehabilitation period.
Drug: Panadol 500mg tablet, tramadol 50mg capsule
Regular Panadol 500mg tds with tramadol 50mg capsule tds for 3 weeks after injury
Other Name: Endopain, tramadol
Experimental: Panadol and tramadol oral in prn basis
Control group is that patient having geriatric hip fracture will have oral analgesics ( Panadol 500mg Q4H and tramadol 50mg Q4H ) in prn basis.
Drug: Paracetamol tablet and Tramadol capsule
Panadol 500mg tablet Q4H prn Tramadol 50mg capsule Q4H prn
Other Name: Endpain, tramadol
- Functional Independency Measure(FIM) [ Time Frame: 2 years ]FIM including motor and cognitive function of a patient. Motor area covers self care, ambulation, bowel and bladder and etc.
- Elderly Mobility Score [ Time Frame: 2 years ]It is to assess mobility in frail elderly people. A final score rangeing from 0-20 is assigned during several time-point of rehabilitation
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|Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital|
|Hong Kong SAR, China, 852|
|Study Director:||Chin Ping Hong, Raymond, FRCSE(Edin)||Queen Elizabeth Hospital|