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Charleston, South Carolina 29425


Purpose:

Bupivacaine spinal is commonly performed as the primary anesthetic for orthopedic procedures. In some cases the duration of the block is inadequate. An epinephrine wash is sometimes performed to prolong the duration of the block. The epinephrine wash may prolong the duration of the block, and if it does, to what extent?


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - 18 years of age or older - Patients scheduled for total hip or knee replacement Exclusion Criteria: - Patients taking anticoagulation - Infection at or near the intended needle insertion site - Patients with sacral decubitus ulcer at or near the intended needle insertion site aortic stenosis - Complex spine anatomy - ASA class greater than III - Failed SAB as determined by the staff anesthesiologist


NCT ID:

NCT02619409


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Eric Bolin, MD
Medical University of South Carolina


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Charleston, South Carolina 29425
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: November 18, 2019

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