Transversus Abdominis Plane Blocks for Patients Undergoing Robotic Gynecologic Oncology Surgery: A Prospective Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial
- Patients undergoing robotic-assisted surgery under the care of the Division of
Gynecologic Oncology at UWHC.
- Patients must be ≥18 years old.
- Patients must be English speaking.
- Patients must have the ability to understand visual and verbal pain scales.
- ASA physical status 1-3.
- Known allergy to local anesthetics.
- Known history of opioid dependence, as available within the medical record and
standard of care pre-operative work-up.
- Known history of chronic pain disorders.
- Pregnancy or lactation.
- Patient is a prisoner or incarcerated.
- Significant liver disease that would inhibit prescription of opioids.
Type of Study:
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
24 hour post operative opioid consumption, converted to intravenous morphine equivalents
Outcome Time Frame:
David M Kushner, MD
University of Wisconsin, Madison
United States: Institutional Review Board
- Gynecologic Cancer
- Post-operative Pain
- Pain control
- Gynecologic Oncology
- Pain, Postoperative
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