Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
16/09/2014
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

Dr Reshma Goorah

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Anaesthetics
Hull Royal Infirmary
Anlaby Road
Hull
HU3 2JZ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0084113941

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To compare the duration of analgesia with ketamine given by two different routes.

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Signs and Symptoms: Pain

Intervention

1. Caudal ketamine
2. Intravenous ketamine
3. No ketamine

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Duration of postoperative analgesia
2. Nausea, sedation and motor blockade

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

28/06/2002

Overall trial end date

01/06/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Children undergoing herniotomy, orchidoplexy and repair of hydrocoele

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Three groups, 64 in each group, with a total of 192

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

28/06/2002

Recruitment end date

01/06/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Anaesthetics
Hull
HU3 2JZ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

The North and South Bank Research and Development Consortium (UK)

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