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Prenatal Breastfeeding Education to Reduce Nipple Pain (BEST)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01092156
First Posted: March 24, 2010
Last Update Posted: June 22, 2010
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Collaborators:
Association of American Medical Colleges
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Information provided by:
University of California, Davis
  Purpose
This study is a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of different approaches to prenatal teaching of infant latch.

Condition Intervention
Nipple Pain During Lactation Behavioral: Education

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Prenatal Breastfeeding Education to Reduce Nipple Pain

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by University of California, Davis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Nipple pain day 3 postpartum [ Time Frame: Day 3 postpartum ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Breastfeeding status day 30 postpartum [ Time Frame: Day 30 postpartum ]

Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: January 2007
Study Completion Date: November 2008
Primary Completion Date: November 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Education on Infant-led latching Behavioral: Education
Education on Infant-led latching
No Intervention: Standard education

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women who intend to breastfeed their infants
  • Single infant
  • Resides in catchment area
  • Has phone
  • Speaks English
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01092156


Locations
United States, California
Sutter Davis Hospital
Davis, California, United States, 95616
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Davis
Association of American Medical Colleges
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Caroline J Chantry, M.D. University of California, Davis
Principal Investigator: Kathryn G Dewey, Ph.D. University of California, Davis
  More Information

Responsible Party: Caroline J. Chantry, University of California, Davis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01092156     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200614137-5
MM-0844-05/05 ( Other Grant/Funding Number: American Association of Medical Colleges )
First Submitted: March 22, 2010
First Posted: March 24, 2010
Last Update Posted: June 22, 2010
Last Verified: June 2010

Keywords provided by University of California, Davis:
Nipple pain during lactation