Femoral/Sciatic Block for Knee Surgery

U

University of Sao Paulo General Hospital

Status

Completed

Conditions

Knee Injuries

Treatments

Procedure: morphine
Procedure: femoral nerve blockade

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT02882152
0257/09

Details and patient eligibility

About

Knee arthroplasty has a high potential for postoperative pain. This study compares analgesia and postoperative bleeding from intrathecal morphine with the continuous femoral and a single-shot sciatic nerve blockades.

Full description

This study aims to compare intrathecal morphine as a technique for analgesia with the femoral nerve blockade associated with a single-shot sciatic nerve blockade. Analgesic efficacy, the incidence of adverse effects, and postoperative bleeding were evaluated

Enrollment

40 patients

Sex

All

Ages

18+ years old

Volunteers

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

Patients aged over 18 years old, American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) physical status from I to III who underwent total knee arthroplasty

Exclusion criteria

Patients aged below 18 years old, ASA IV or V physical status, infection near the puncture site, coagulation disorders, preexisting neurological disorders, allergy report to local anesthetics, pregnancy and lactation, contraindications to spinal block and refusal to sign an informed consent form

Trial design

Primary purpose

Treatment

Allocation

Randomized

Interventional model

Parallel Assignment

Masking

None (Open label)

40 participants in 2 patient groups

femoral blockade
Experimental group
Description:
femoral nerve blockade followed by a catheter placement for continuous infusion and a "single shot" block of the sciatic nerve
Treatment:
Procedure: femoral nerve blockade
Morphine
Active Comparator group
Description:
intrathecal morphine
Treatment:
Procedure: morphine

Trial contacts and locations

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