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Influence of Medical Clown Activity on Milk Production of Mothers of Premature Infants

This study is not yet open for participant recruitment. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified December 2012 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01758133
First received: December 24, 2012
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2012
History: No changes posted

December 24, 2012
December 24, 2012
January 2013
July 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Amount of breast milk produced [ Time Frame: One week ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Mothers who have either been exposed or not exposed to medical clown activities will pump their breast milk. The milk will be measured and the two groups production will be compared.
Same as current
No Changes Posted
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Influence of Medical Clown Activity on Milk Production of Mothers of Premature Infants
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The aim of this study is to determine whether medical clown activity enables relaxation of mothers of premature infants, and as a result increases their breast milk production.

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Observational
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Probability Sample

Mothers of premature infants

Breast Milk
Behavioral: Exposure to medical clown activities
  • Mothers exposed to medical clowns
    Mothers of premature infants who have been exposed to medical clown activities
    Intervention: Behavioral: Exposure to medical clown activities
  • Mothers not exposed to medical clown activity
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Not yet recruiting
60
July 2013
July 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Nursing mothers of infants born less than 34th week

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Sick mothers
  • Take medication forbidden during nursing
Female
18 Years to 50 Years
Yes
Contact: Ramit Magen-Rimon, MD 972-54-3064660 ramit.magen@gmail.com
Israel
 
NCT01758133
006612-HYMC
Yes
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
December 2012

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