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Ketamine Clinical Trials


Effects of Peri Operative Administration of Ketamine on Long Term Post Thoracotomy Pain


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Id: NCT00224588

Organisation Name: Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris

Overal Status: Completed

Start Date: January 2003

Last Update: April 13, 2006

Lead Sponsor: Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris

Brief Summary: We assessed the effects of the N Methyl aspartate receptor antagonist Ketamine on long-term post thoracotomy pain. We hypothesized that ketamine could prevent supersensitization of the central nervous system involved in this chronic neuropathic pain.

Conditions:
  • Ketamine
  • Chronic Post Thoracotomy Pain
  • Thoracotomy
  • Pain
  • Neuralgia


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