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This prospective randomized study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of epidural injection of ropivacaine on the relief of pain in patients undergoing laminectomy.
Total 60 patients will be randomized into one of two groups (groupC or groupI) based on Excel number generation.
Visual analogue scale pain scores, fentanyl consumption and the frequency at which patients pushed the button (FPB) of a patient-controlled analgesia system will be recorded at 4,12,24,48 hour postoperatively.
Patients in group I will receive 0.1% ropivacaine 10 ml before skin incision under guide of C-arm.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Placebo (one of medication), Ropivacaine (epidural injection)
Korea, Republic of
Not yet recruiting
Chung-Ang Univerisity Hospital
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:54-0400
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