The recruitment status of this trial is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.

Condition otitis media with effusion (ome)
Treatment myringotomy with tube insertion
Sponsor Nationwide Children's Hospital
Start date April 2015
End date December 2016
Trial size 0 participants
Trial identifier NCT02409693, IRB15-00179


This is a retrospective chart review. The purpose of this study is to retrospectively examine the use of perioperative analgesics on the incidence of postoperative pain and emergence delirium in patients undergoing bilateral myringotomy with tube insertion (BTI), as well as events associated with treatment including postoperative vomiting and time to discharge.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model cohort
Time perspective retrospective
Patients who received surgically inserted ear tubes.
myringotomy with tube insertion BTI

Primary Outcomes

Post-operative pain scores
time frame: 1 hr post-op

Secondary Outcomes

Presence of emergence delirium
time frame: 1 hr post-op
Post-operative nausea & vomiting
time frame: 1 hr post-op

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants of any age.

Inclusion Criteria: - Patients who underwent myringotomy with tube insertion from January 1, 2015 through February 28, 2015 at NCH. Exclusion Criteria:

Additional Information

Principal investigator Richard Cartabuke, MD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in October 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Nationwide Children's Hospital.