Pain Detection and Interception in Neonates

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2007 by Sorlandet Hospital HF.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : March 15, 2007
Last Update Posted : March 15, 2007
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Brief Summary:


  1. May the introduction of NIDCAP during blood sample reduced pain in neonates during blood sample
  2. Compare the effect of venous and capillary blood sample method

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pain Detection Pain Intervention Procedure: Introduction of better conditions during blood sampling Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
introducing the: Newborn Individualized Developmental Care and Assessment Program

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 160 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Pain Detection and Interception in Neonates During Blood Sampling
Study Start Date : March 2007
Study Completion Date : November 2009

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. value of Premature Infant Pain Profile
  2. Heart rate
  3. Saturation
  4. Skin conductance changes

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Ages Eligible for Study:   31 Weeks to 36 Weeks   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Born gestation age 31-36

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Infection, respiratory distress

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00447824

Contact: Knut G Hernes, Dr +(47) 957 99999

Sorlandet Hospital SSHF Recruiting
Kristiansand, Vest Agder, Norway, 4600
Sub-Investigator: Liv Normann         
Sub-Investigator: Randi S Dahl         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sorlandet Hospital HF
Helse sor
Study Chair: Knut G Hernes, Dr Identifier: NCT00447824     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: S-06471a
First Posted: March 15, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 15, 2007
Last Verified: March 2007

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