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Ketamine Clinical Trials

Hydromorphone PCA or Hydromorphone PCA With Ketamine for Acute Postoperative Pain Relief in Opioid-Dependent Chronic Pain Patients

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Id: NCT01591382

Organisation Name: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Overal Status: Completed

Start Date: September 2008

Last Update: March 22, 2017

Lead Sponsor: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Brief Summary: Patients who are dependent on opioids often have poor pain relief after major surgery. This study tests the hypothesis that adding intravenous ketamine to a postoperative regimen of intravenous opioids for postoperative pain will improve pain relief in this subset of patients.

  • Postoperative Pain

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