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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Nephrectomy
and you are
between 18 and 80
years old
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The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

Transversus Abdominus Plane (TAP) block may reduce need for postoperative pain medications in patients undergoing laparoscopic hand assisted nephrectomy. Our hypothesis is that the TAP block will result in a significant reduction in pain scores and morphine requirements in the active group.

Provided treatments

  • Procedure: TAP block placement with placebo
  • Procedure: Placement of block with ropivacaine

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01054469. The sponsor of the trial is Mayo Clinic and it is looking for 21 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Ultrasound Guided Transversus Abdominus Plane Block for Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Hand-assisted Nephrectomy.