Randomized, Controlled Trial of Needleless Jet Injected (J-Tip)

Randomized, Controlled Trial of Needleless Jet Injected (J-Tip) Lidocaine in Children Undergoing Regional Anesthesia prior to knee arthroscopy.

November 22, 2017

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: See Principal Investigator

    Trial Phone:

  • IRB No: 14.099.08

    Protocol Abbrev: J-Tip

    Principal Investigator: Daryl Christopher Osbahr, MD

    Phase: Device: Non-significant Risk

    Age Group: Pediatric

    Secondary Protocol No: J-Tip

    Treatment: J-Tip for the delivery of lidocaine verses needle and syringe as pre-anesthesia for the placement of the nerve block prior to knee arthroscopy.

    Therapies Involved: Procedural

    ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT02649322

  • Objective

    The primary objective is to measure the change in pain from a femoral or sciatic nerve block with the use of J-tip injected lidocaine compared to needle injected lidocaine for local anesthesia prior to the regional nerve block.

  • Key Eligibility

    Subjects between 11 and 17 years old so require arthroscopic knee surgery.