Hematoma Block for Distal Radius Fracture

Description

The purpose of this study is to determine the efficacy of ultrasound guided hematoma block versus traditional "blind" hematoma block for analgesia in distal radius fracture reduction.

Study Start Date

August 2014

Estimated Completion Date

August 2016

Interventions

  • Other: ultrasound guide

Specialties

  • Orthopedics: Trauma
  • Physician Assistant: Orthopedics

MeSH Terms

  • Bone
  • Fractures
  • Hematoma

Study ID

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center -- 2014P-000173

Status

Unknown

Trial ID

NCT02346929

Study Type

Interventional

Trial Phase

N/A

Enrollment Quota

115

Sponsor

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Inclusion Criteria

  • Adult patient ? 18 years old presenting to the emergency department with complaint of distal radius fracture

Exclusion Criteria

  • High acuity/distress per the Attending ED physician
  • Altered mental status or intoxication
  • Aphasia, mental retardation, dementia, or insurmountable communication barrier
  • Acute psychiatric illness

Gender

Both

Ages

18 Years and older

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Study Locations and Contact Information (1)

Study Location Distance Name Phone Email
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Boston, Massachusetts 2.4 miles Beatrice Hoffmann MD 617-754-2323 bhoffma2@bidmc.harvard.edu

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