Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
14/11/2014
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 C K Pac-Soo

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Anaesthetics
Wycombe Hospital
Queen Alexandra Road
High Wycombe
HP11 2TT
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0245130242

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does alkalinisation of 0.2% Ropivacaine improve quality of Interscalene brachial plexus block? Double-blind randomised trial, standardisation of anaesthetic technique, motor and sensory block assessment, statistical outcome.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Double-blind randomised trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Interscalene brachial plexus block

Intervention

Alkalinisation of Ropivacaine vs standard practice

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Ropivacaine

Primary outcome measures

1. Visual analogue score for pain difference >2 between two groups
2. Difference between motor blockade

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

05/06/2003

Overall trial end date

05/06/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Healthy adults
2. American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) I-II
3. Shoulder arthroscopy day cases

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

05/06/2003

Recruitment end date

05/06/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Anaesthetics
High Wycombe
HP11 2TT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

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

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Buckinghamshire Hospitals NHS Trust (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