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Hip Fracture Clinical Trial 2016-084

[LCID Study Number: 2016-084]

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Regional Versus General Anesthesia for Promoting Independence After Hip Fracture (REGAIN)

The purpose of this study is to assess the differences between two types of standard care anesthesia (regional (spinal) and general anesthesia) because it is not known whether these two types of anesthesia are the same or if one is better for people who have hip fractures.

Disease/Condition: Hip Fracture

Department: Anesthesia

Status: Active, Not Recruiting

Location(s): Lahey Hospital & Medical Center (Burlington)

Primary Contact Email: [email protected]

Protocol #: 2016-084
Principal Investigator(s): Balram Sharma
Study Coordinator(s): Syed Haider
Trial Phase: Sponsor Initiated Study Observational