Measurements of Colloid Osmotic Pressure in Interstitial Fluid and Plasma in Healthy and Sick Children

This study has been completed.
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Haukeland University Hospital Identifier:
First received: January 7, 2010
Last updated: September 9, 2015
Last verified: September 2015
The purpose of this study is to measure colloid osmotic pressure in interstitial fluid and plasma in healthy children under two years, in asphyxiated babies and in children undergoing heart surgery.

Colloid Osmotic Pressure

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Measurements of Colloid Osmotic Pressure in Interstitial Fluid and Plasma in Healthy and Sick Children

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Colloid osmotic pressure [ Time Frame: 6, 12, 24, 48, 72 hours post partum ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Plasma and interstitial fluid

Enrollment: 17
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: January 2015
Primary Completion Date: January 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Birth asphyxia
Babies suffering from birth asphyxia
Blood transfusion
Babies who receives blood transfusion
Heart Surgery
Babies who need heart surgery


Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 2 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Asphyxiated babyes Children with heart defects who need surgery Newborn who need blood transfusion

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Newborn

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Syndromes
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01044940

Haukeland University hospital
Bergen, Norway, 5000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Haukeland University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Hans Joergen T Guthe, MD Haukeland University Hospital
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Responsible Party: Haukeland University Hospital Identifier: NCT01044940     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 093137
Study First Received: January 7, 2010
Last Updated: September 9, 2015
Health Authority: Norway:National Committee for Medical and Health Research Ethics

Keywords provided by Haukeland University Hospital:
Colloid Osmotic pressure in interstitial fluid
Colloid Osmotic pressure in plasma
Protein fractions in interstitial fluid processed this record on November 27, 2015