Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
11/04/2014
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mr Vijesh Rao

ORCID ID

Contact details

Orthopaedic Research Fellow
Basildon University Hospital
Nethermayne
Basildon
SS16 5NL
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0035118427

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To determine whether a local infusion of Bupivacaine provides more efficient and cost effective postoperative analgesia than current standard practices

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Signs and Symptoms: Pain

Intervention

Local infusion of Bupivacaine provides vs current standard practices

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Pain assessment, amount of analgesic used, amount of opioid analgesic used and its side effects, length of inpatient stay, cost of surgical procedure

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

30/09/2002

Overall trial end date

30/09/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

50 patients undergoing total knee joint arthroplasty

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

50

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

30/09/2002

Recruitment end date

30/09/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Orthopaedic Research Fellow
Basildon
SS16 5NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7307 2622
dhmail@doh.gsi.org.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Trust (UK), NHS R&D Support Funding

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes