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The Association Between Delivery Method and Maternal Rehospitalization

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00501501
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 16, 2007
Last Update Posted : July 16, 2007
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Hypothesis: The rates of rehospitalization after cesarean section are significantly higher than those following spontaneous vaginal delivery and are due mainly to late bleeding and less to infection.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Hospitalization Procedure: Cesarean section Procedure: Vaginal delivery

Detailed Description:

To determine if there is an association between delivery method and maternal rehospitalization rate, the type of association and the reasons for rehospitalization.

The study population will consist women who were rehospitalized in the Western Galilee Hospital following cesarean section and after a vaginal delivery. Demographic data and hospitalization characteristics will be analyzed.


Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 92 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: The Association Between Delivery Method and Maternal Rehospitalization
Study Start Date : January 1999
Study Completion Date : December 2000
Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parturients rehospitalized after delivery
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00501501


Locations
Israel
Western Galilee Hospital
Nahariya, Israel, 22100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya
Investigators
Principal Investigator: ido Solt, MD Western Galilee Hospital
More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00501501     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5
First Posted: July 16, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 16, 2007
Last Verified: July 2007

Keywords provided by Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya:
Rehospitalization
Cesarean
Vaginal delivery