Women With Epilepsy: Pregnancy Outcomes and Deliveries (WEPOD)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01259310|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 14, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 7, 2016
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||199 participants|
|Observational Model:||Case Control|
|Official Title:||Women With Epilepsy: Pregnancy Outcomes and Deliveries|
|Study Start Date :||November 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2015|
Women with epilepsy
Women with epilepsy, age 18-40 years, who express a desire to conceive and have stopped or plan to stop taking birth control.
Women without epilepsy
Healthy women, age 18-40 years, who express a desire to conceive and have stopped or plan to stop taking birth control.
- Fertility in women with epilepsy compared to healthy controls [ Time Frame: 1.75 years ]Percentage of women who have a live birth within the time frame.
- Seizure frequency in women with epilepsy at baseline compared to during pregnancy [ Time Frame: 1.75 years ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01259310
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115|
|United States, New York|
|North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System|
|Great Neck, New York, United States, 11021|
|NYU Langone Medical Center|
|New York, New York, United States, 10016|
|Principal Investigator:||Jacqueline French, MD||NYU School of Medicine|
|Principal Investigator:||Page Pennell, MD||Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Principal Investigator:||Cynthia Harden, MD||Northwell Health|