Can Ultrasound Replace Amniocentesis for Confirming Fetal Lung Maturation Among Premature Fetuses?
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00720252|
Recruitment Status : Terminated (TECHNICAL ISSUES)
First Posted : July 22, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 24, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Fetal Lung Maturity||Device: Ultrasound||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Can Ultrasound Replace Amniocentesis for Confirming Fetal Lung Maturation Among Premature Fetuses?|
|Study Start Date :||July 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2013|
To measure intratracheal flow volume (and peak velocity) displaced during breathing cycle in premature fetuses.
- To check whether a threshold exists between peak velocity and/or volume of fluid inspired by the fetus and lung maturation. [ Time Frame: end of the study ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00720252
|Dep. OB/GYN, HaEmek Medical Center|
|Afula, Israel, 18100|