Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
18/08/2003
Date assigned
19/08/2003
Last edited
05/09/2007
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

Prof Roger Carroll

ORCID ID

Contact details

UT Graduate School of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville
37920
United States of America
+1 865 544 9469
rccarrol@mc.utmck.edu

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

Betamethasone ARF#1212

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

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

Postoperative pain

Intervention

Sustained release betamethasone versus placebo.

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Betamethasone, ketorolac, fentanyl

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2002

Overall trial end date

31/12/2002

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery at University of Tennessee Medical Centre
Knoxville, Tennessee (USA)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

74

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2002

Recruitment end date

31/12/2002

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United States of America

Trial participating centre

UT Graduate School of Medicine
Knoxville
37920
United States of America

Sponsor information

Organisation

University of Tennessee Anesthesiology Research Fund (USA)

Sponsor details

University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville
37920
United States of America
+1 865 544 9220
prinehar@mc.utmck.edu

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

Funders

Funder type

Research organisation

Funder name

University of Tennessee Anesthesiology Research Fund (USA)

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

Results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=12932277

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Bagley WP, Smith AA, Hebert JD, Snider CC, Sega GA, Piller MD, Carney PC, Carroll RC, A randomized, placebo controlled, trial of preoperative sustained release Betamethasone plus non-controlled intraoperative Ketorolac or Fentanyl on pain after diagnostic laparoscopy or laparoscopic tubal ligation [ISRCTN52633712]., BMC Anesthesiol, 2003, 3, 1, 3, doi: 10.1186/1471-2253-3-3.

Additional files

Editorial Notes