Does Mid-Gestation Placental Function Assessment Reduce Psychological Distress in Women With High-Risk Pregnancies?
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00546026|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2007 by Mount Sinai Hospital, Canada.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 18, 2007
Last Update Posted : October 18, 2007
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|High-Risk Pregnancy||Other: placental function assessment||Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||160 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Does Mid-Gestation Placental Function Assessment Reduce Psychological Distress in Women With High-Risk Pregnancies?|
Active Comparator: Active group
Receive assessment of placental function
Other: placental function assessment
Formal assessment of placental function in mid-gestation by placental morphology and uterine artery Doppler at 20-22 weeks and re-interpretation of prior biochemical tests for Down's syndrome and spina bifida.
- Primary outcome measure is STAI - The State Trait Anxiety Inventory [ Time Frame: Cross-sectional ]
- Women who undergo the placental function assessment will deliver at a later gestation age, have less complications and stillbirths than untested women. Neonates will have higher APGAR scores at 1 and 5 minutes and less likely to be admitted to the NICU. [ Time Frame: Cross-sectional ]
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|Mount Sinai Hospital||Not yet recruiting|
|Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X5|
|Principal Investigator: Eileen P. Sloan, MD|
|Sub-Investigator: Cynthia Maxwell, MD|
|Sub-Investigator: William J. Lancee, Ph.D.|
|Sub-Investigator: John C. Kingdom, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Eileen P. Sloan, MD||Mount Sinai Hospital, Canada|