Sore Throat Prevention Following Intubation

U

University of Jordan

Status and phase

Completed
Phase 4

Conditions

Sore Throat

Treatments

Drug: Dexamethasone
Drug: Xylocaine and Dexamethasone
Drug: xylocaine

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT02682134
AAlJabari

Details and patient eligibility

About

The aim of this interventional study is to find out the incidence of sore throat among intubated patients in Jordan university hospital and to find out which is preventive and effective method to decrease sore throat;is it xylocaine gel on endotracheal cuff as lubricant versus dexamethasone 8 mg intravenously or both.

Full description

Three groups were divided into: first group received xylocaine gel as endotracheal cuff lubricant,second group received dexamethasone 8 mg intravenously and third group received both( xylocaine and dexamethasone). The investigator compared between the three groups regarding sore throat in intubated patients and followed them up to 48 hours.

Enrollment

300 patients

Sex

All

Ages

15 to 70 years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  • ASA 1-3.
  • Elective VS Emergency.
  • Cuffed endo-tracheal tubes.
  • Different types of surgery.

Exclusion criteria

  • Pregnant ladies.
  • ICU patients.
  • <15 years of age
  • Laryngeal mask airway

Trial design

Primary purpose

Prevention

Allocation

Non-Randomized

Interventional model

Single Group Assignment

Masking

Single Blind

300 participants in 3 patient groups

Xylocaine "X"
Experimental group
Description:
Patients received xylocaine gel as lubricant on endotracheal tube
Treatment:
Drug: xylocaine
Dexamethasone "D"
Experimental group
Description:
Patients were given dexamethasone 8 mg intravenously
Treatment:
Drug: Dexamethasone
xylocaine and dexamethasone "XD"
Experimental group
Description:
Patients were given both xylocaine gel and dexamethasone 8 mg intravenously
Treatment:
Drug: Xylocaine and Dexamethasone

Trial contacts and locations

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