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Ketamine Clinical Trials


The Effect of Ketamine on Immune Function and Prognosis in Patients Undergoing Colorectal Cancer Resection


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Id: NCT03273231

Organisation Name: Yonsei University

Overal Status: Recruiting

Start Date: September 1, 2017

Last Update: January 16, 2019

Lead Sponsor: Yonsei University

Brief Summary: Systemic inflammation caused by surgery may aggravate immunosuppression in immunocompromised cancer patients. The natural killer (NK) cell is a critical part of anti-tumor immunity. ketamine, a N-methyl-D-asparate receptor antangonist, has anti-inflammatory activity and opioid-sparing effect. This study investigate the effect of intraopertaive ketamine administration on immune function in patients undergoing laparoscopic colorectal cancer resection.

Conditions:
  • Colorectal Cancer


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