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The Contribution of Internal Maternal Resources to Creation of Motherhood. Comparison Among Mothers to Twins and Singleton

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified July 2006 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Sheba Medical Center Identifier:
First received: July 17, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2006
History: No changes posted
Delivery of twins or preterm infant is a very stressful episode to mothers. The purpose of this study is to characterize maternal psychological resources in dealing with this situation and compare it to mothers giving birth to singleton at term

Preterm Birth

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Sheba Medical Center:


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Study group: Mothers who give birth to twins or preterm infants
  • Control: Mothers who give birth to singleton, full term infants

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00353236

Contact: Jacob kuint, MD 972-3-5303030 ext 2227
Contact: Liora Findler, PhD

Sheba Medical Center - Neonatal Department Recruiting
Ramat -Gan, Israel, 52621
Contact: Jacob Kuint, MD    972-3-5303030 ext 2227   
Principal Investigator: Jacob Kuint, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
Study Director: Jacob Kuint, MD Sheba Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00353236     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-06-4170-JK-CTIL
Study First Received: July 17, 2006
Last Updated: July 17, 2006

Keywords provided by Sheba Medical Center:
delivery of preterm infant and/or twins

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Premature Birth
Obstetric Labor, Premature
Obstetric Labor Complications
Pregnancy Complications processed this record on September 21, 2017