Infraclavicular nerve block using a costoclavicular approach for Postoperative Pain

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Postoperative Pain+2 More
Placement of an infraclavicular perineural catheter using a costoclavicular approach - Procedure
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial aims to compare the two approaches in terms of the following three primary outcomes:

Eligible Conditions
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Anesthesia, Local

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

0 Primary · 16 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Day of surgery, after catheter placement

Hour 48
Average pain after the surgery
Maximum pain after the surgery
Minimum pain after the surgery
Percentage of time spent with moderate to severe pain
Proportion of patients presenting a motor block score greater than or equal to 1 in the four main nervous territories of the forearm
Total opioid consumption
24 hours after surgery
Proportion of patients presenting at least a partial sensory block in the four main nervous territories of the forearm
Time between the end of surgery and the first opioid dose
Hour 48
Quality of sleep
48 hours after surgery
Patient's satisfaction
Rate of complications or adverse effects
Day of surgery, 30 minutes after catheter placement
Rate of complete motor block
Rate of complete sensory block
Day of surgery, after catheter placement
Occurrence of adverse events during the block
Time to complete catheter placement
Worst pain during the block technique

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Infraclavicular nerve block using a costoclavicular approach
1 of 2
Infraclavicular nerve block using a paracoracoid approach
1 of 2
Active Control
Non-Treatment Group

134 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Infraclavicular nerve block using a costoclavicular approach · Has Placebo Group · N/A

Infraclavicular nerve block using a costoclavicular approach
Procedure
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Placement of an infraclavicular perineural catheter using a costoclavicular approach · Intervention Types: Procedure
Infraclavicular nerve block using a paracoracoid approach
Procedure
PlaceboComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Placement of an infraclavicular perineural catheter by paracoracoid approach · Intervention Types: Procedure

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: day of surgery, after catheter placement

Who is running the clinical trial?

Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM)Lead Sponsor
322 Previous Clinical Trials
112,906 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Postoperative Pain
420 Patients Enrolled for Postoperative Pain
Maxim Roy, MD, FRCPCPrincipal InvestigatorCentre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM)

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Patients undergoing elective ambulatory hand surgery requiring the use of continuous infraclavicular nerve block.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 4th, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 18th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.