Efficacy of Continuous Skin to Skin Care (Technique Kangaroo: TK) After Birth for Low Birth Weight (LBW) Infants and Their Mothers in Developing Countries (EtudeTK)
This study has been completed.
Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development
St.Luke's Life Science Institute, Tokyo, Japan
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Shuko Nagai, Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development
First received: September 17, 2007
Last updated: December 8, 2011
Last verified: December 2011
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||March 2009|
|Primary Completion Date:||September 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Nagai S, Andrianarimanana D, Rabesandratana N, Yonemoto N, Nakayama T, Mori R. Earlier versus later continuous Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) for stable low-birth-weight infants: a randomized controlled trial. Acta Paediatr. 2010 Jun;99(6):827-35. doi: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2009.01676.x. Epub 2010 Jan 27.
Nagai S, Yonemoto N, Rabesandratana N, Andrianarimanana D, Nakayama T, Mori R. Long-term effects of earlier initiated continuous Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) for low-birth-weight (LBW) infants in Madagascar. Acta Paediatr. 2011 Dec;100(12):e241-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2011.02372.x. Epub 2011 Jun 23.