High Volume Caudal Study

2020-02-16 17:41:18 | BioPortfolio


The primary objective is to evaluate the effect of clonidine on the duration of analgesia provided by a high volume-low concentration caudal block for pediatric aurgical procedres. In addition, caudal clonidine's effect on length of recovery and post-operative emergence agitation will be measured.

Study Design


Male Circumcision


High Volume-Low Concentration without Clonidine, High Volume-Low Concentration with clonidine


Medical University of South Carolina
South Carolina
United States


Not yet recruiting


Medical University of South Carolina

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