Summary

for females ages 18 years and up (full criteria)
healthy people welcome
at UC Davis
study started
estimated completion:
Michael S Wong (ucdavis)

Description

Summary

This study investigates the use of post-operative on-Q pain catheters for tissue expander based breast reconstruction, versus conventional ultrasound-guided blocks placed pre-operatively.

Official Title

Comparison of Preoperative Ultrasound Guided Pectoralis Nerve Block Placement Versus Intra-operative Placement: A Prospective Randomized Trial

Keywords

Post-operative Pain Pain, Postoperative Ropivacaine On-Q Ultrasound guided pectoral nerve block On-Q Catheter

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to females ages 18 years and up

  • presenting for breast reconstruction w/ planned two-stage, sub muscular tissue expander placement.

You CAN'T join if...

  • pregnant, prisoners, cannot consent, history of chronic pain or pain medication use

Location

  • UC Davis Medical Center accepting new patients
    Sacramento California 95817 United States

Lead Scientist

  • Michael S Wong (ucdavis)
    Professor, Plastic Surgery and Reconstruction

Details

Status
accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
University of California, Davis
ID
NCT03201809
Study Type
Interventional
Last Updated