6% aqueous phenol for Chronic Knee Pain

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Chronic Knee Pain+1 More6% aqueous phenol - Drug
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing whether a nerve-blocking procedure using phenol helps relieve knee pain from osteoarthritis better than a placebo procedure.

Eligible Conditions
  • Chronic Knee Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

3 of 3
This is further along than 93% of similar trials

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, 1 month, 3 months, 6 months

Month 6
Change in NRS pain score from baseline
Change in WOMAC score from baseline

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

3 of 3
This is further along than 85% of similar trials

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Treatment Group
1 of 2
Placebo Group
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

30 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: 6% aqueous phenol · Has Placebo Group · Phase 4

Treatment Group
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: 6% aqueous phenol · Intervention Types: Drug
Placebo Group
PlaceboComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Isotonic saline · Intervention Types: Drug

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 1 month, 3 months, 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Kessler FoundationLead Sponsor
154 Previous Clinical Trials
10,265 Total Patients Enrolled
Paul So, MDPrincipal InvestigatorKessler Institute for Rehabilitation

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have radiographic knee osteoarthritis.
You have persistent knee pain despite conservative treatment.
You have knee pain for 3 months or longer.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
What site did they apply to?
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%