Suprainguinal Fascia Iliaca (SIFI) Block Improves Analgesia Following Total Hip Arthroplasty - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn if using the study technique (suprainguinal fascia iliaca (SIFI) injection) will help improve pain control after hip replacement surgery.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Pain Control Following Hip Replacement Surgery

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults 18-75 who are having total hip replacement surgery

Age Group
Adults

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will:
- Be randomized (like flipping a coin) to Group 1 or Group 2
-- Group 1 will get a numbing medicine injected near your hip using the study technique (suprainguinal fascia iliaca injection) after surgery
-- Group 2 will get a placebo (harmless saltwater) injected near your hip after surgery

Both groups will complete questionnaires about your:
- Pain levels
- Pain medication
- Ability to move around

Study Details

Full Title
Suprainguinal Fascia Iliaca (SIFI) Block Improves Analgesia Following Total Hip Arthroplasty
Principal Investigator
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00070686
NCT: NCT02933671
Phase
Phase IV
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Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center
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