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A Contrast of Buffered Vs. Unbuffered Lidocaine in Bone Marrow Biopsies


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18 Years
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Not Enrolling
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Pain

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Trial Information

A Contrast of Buffered Vs. Unbuffered Lidocaine in Bone Marrow Biopsies


Inclusion Criteria:



- Any newly diagnosed patient at the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J.
Solove Research Institute whose Hematologist or Oncologist has ordered them to
undergo a bilateral bone marrow biopsy for diagnostic and /or treatment purposes.

- 18 years of age or older.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Pregnant or Lactating women.

- Patients with allergies to local anesthetics.

- Patients requiring a unilateral bone marrow biopsy.

- Patients that cannot lie flat in either the supine or prone position.

- Patients that have used any of the following: narcotics, non-narcotic analgesia or an
anti-anxiolytic medication on the same calendar day as the scheduled procedure. These
medications will not be given to the participant at any time before or during the
procedure.

- Patients on long-acting narcotic medication.

- Patients with neuropathy in the posterior iliac crest area

- Patients with a platelet count less than 20,000.

- Patients who are cognitively impaired or unable to self-report pain using the VAS.

- Patients with known bone metastasis.

Type of Study:

Observational

Study Design:

Observational Model: Case-Crossover, Time Perspective: Retrospective

Principal Investigator

Tracy Hollar-Ruegg, MS, RN, CNP, AOCN

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Ohio State University

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

OSU-0457

NCT ID:

NCT00456872

Start Date:

December 2004

Completion Date:

May 2007

Related Keywords:

  • Pain
  • Pain during injection of the pre-procedure anesthetic

Name

Location

The Ohio State University James Cancer HospitalColumbus, Ohio  43210