High Ankle Block Versus Regional Block for Acute Pain Control After Ankle Surgery


About this study

The purpose of this study is to assess high ankle block versus regional block for acute pain control after ankle surgery.

Participation eligibility

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. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing ankle surgery
  • Age 18 and older who agree to enroll 

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Neurologic disorders such as peripheral neuropathy, complex regional pain syndrome, neurologic surgery, narcotic dependency, and anyone unable to receive an ankle block.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Glenn Shi, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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