A Pilot Study to Evaluate the Contribution of the Saphenous Nerve in Ankle Pain of Patients With Degenerative Joint Disease of the Ankle
Study type: Interventional What is this?
Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Jacksonville, Florida: 09-007710
NCT ID: NCT01716650
Sponsor Protocol Number: 09-007710
About this study
To assess the pain scores before and after saphenous nerve block placement in patients with degenerative joint disease of the ankle.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.
See eligibility criteria
- Patients evaluated with osteoarthritis who are surgical candidates for ankle fusion or total ankle replacement.
- Registered patients at Mayo Clinic in Florida with scheduled visit to see Dr.Whalen
- Patients with lower extremity diabetic neuropathy
- History of prior trauma of ankle with residual nerve injury
- Current medication of pregabalin or gabalin
- Allergy to lidocaine
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
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