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The Effect of a Preoperative Single-dose Methylprednisolone on the Postoperative Rehabilitation After Abdominal Hysterectomy

2014-08-27 03:14:28 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of 125 mg methylprednisolone, given intravenously 60-90 minutes before abdominal surgery,on the postoperative rehabilitation after abdominal hysterectomy.Sodium Chloride is the placebo. The following parameters are registered:

1. Pain 3, 6 and 24 hours postoperatively and 2-7 days after surgery.

2. The postoperative use of additional analgesics.

3. Inflammatory parameters before and after surgery.

4. Time until mobilization.

5. Time until discharge.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Hysterectomy

Intervention

Methylprednisolone 125mg, Sodium Chloride 2 ml

Location

Department of Gynaechology and Obstetrics, Holbæk Sygehus
Holbæk
Denmark
4300

Status

Recruiting

Source

Holbaek Sygehus

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:28-0400

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