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This study seeks to evaluate the impact of intra-operative topical epidural steroid usage in patients undergoing 1-2 level lumbar laminectomy. The study will examine post-operative opioid usage, length of stay, return to work, and patient reported outcomes following these procedures.


Clinical Trial Description

This is a randomized controlled trial seeking to evaluate the impact of intra-operative topical epidural steroid usage in patients undergoing 1- to 2- level lumbar laminectomies. Subjects enrolled in this study will be randomized to one of two treatments: either 40 mg Depo-Medrol or 1 mL of sterile normal saline will be applied to the surgical wound prior to closure. The study will examine post-operative opioid usage, length of stay, return to work, and patient reported outcomes following these procedures. Subjects will be assessed pre-operatively, while admitted for surgery, and postoperatively daily for two weeks, then again at 1- and 3- months. ;


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NCT number NCT05058287
Study type Interventional
Source Hospital for Special Surgery, New York
Contact Rachel Knopp, MPH
Phone (212) 606-1723
Email [email protected]
Status Not yet recruiting
Phase Phase 3
Start date September 30, 2021
Completion date December 31, 2024

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