MTP block group for Acute Pain

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, CanadaAcute Pain+2 MoreMTP block group - Procedure
18 - 65
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will compare the pain-relieving effects of a MTP block to a thoracic paravertebral block and to no block.

Eligible Conditions
  • Acute Pain
  • Breast Cancer
  • Anesthesia

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 48 hours

48 hours
Post-operative quality of recovery during the first 24 hours.
Postoperative analgesia during the first 24 hours.

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

PVB group
1 of 3
MTP block group
1 of 3
control group
1 of 3

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

150 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: MTP block group · Has Placebo Group · N/A

MTP block group
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: MTP block group · Intervention Types: Procedure
PVB group
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: PVB group · Intervention Types: Procedure
control group
ShamComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Control Group · Intervention Types: Procedure

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 48 hours

Who is running the clinical trial?

Ottawa Hospital Research InstituteLead Sponsor
535 Previous Clinical Trials
2,512,006 Total Patients Enrolled
2 Trials studying Acute Pain
172 Patients Enrolled for Acute Pain
Ioana Costache, MDPrincipal InvestigatorOttawa Hospital, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 65 · Female Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is senior participation accepted in this research endeavor?

"This medical trial necessitates that enrollees must be aged between 18 and 65. Alternately, there are 124 trials appropriate for individuals below the age of consent and 2706 studies available to those over retirement age." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are any new participants being accepted into this experiment?

"Affirmative, the details on reveal that this investigation is currently seeking participants. This trial was first announced on January 1st 2020 and has recently been modified as of September 29th 2022. The research team needs to recruit 150 patients from one single site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What criteria must be met for enrolment in this experiment?

"This medical trial seeks 150 participants, ranging in age from 18 to 65 years old and who have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Additionally, those wishing to participate must be scheduled for major surgery, classified as either ASA I-III on the physical status scale, and possess a BMI of below 30kg/m2." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the population size for this research undertaking?

"Affirmative.'s records reveal that the clinical trial, which was initially posted on January 1st 2020 and recently updated on September 29th 2022, is actively recruiting patients. This medical experiment requires 150 participants to be sourced from a single site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
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