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Evaluation of the Physicians and Patients Experience of Fetal Scalp Sampling

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01277588
First Posted: January 17, 2011
Last Update Posted: January 18, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Maria Jonsson, Uppsala University Hospital
  Purpose
During labor, fetal scalp sampling is performed if the CTG registration is abnormal. The test is performed with the woman in the supine position and is generally described as a difficult and cumbersome procedure.

Condition
Questionnaire Fetal Scalp Sampling

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Maria Jonsson, Uppsala University Hospital:

Enrollment: 51
Study Start Date: August 2010
Study Completion Date: August 2011
Primary Completion Date: August 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Patient
Physcician

Detailed Description:

Women who were subjected to fetal scalp sampling are asked to fill in a questionnaire within 24 hours after delivery. The questionnaire deals with how the woman experienced the testing procedure.

Physicans who performed the test are asked to fill in a questionnaire within 24 hours after delivery. The questionnaire deals with how the physician experienced the testing procedure.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Women who are subjected to fetal scalp sampling during labor Physicians performning fetal scalp sampling
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • fetal scalp sampling during labor

Exclusion Criteria:

  • non-proficiency in the Swedish language
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Sweden
Department of obstetrics and gynecology
Uppsala, Sweden
Sponsors and Collaborators
Uppsala University Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Maria Jonsson, M.D., Ph.D. Consultant, Uppsala University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01277588     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UAS2010/003
First Submitted: January 14, 2011
First Posted: January 17, 2011
Last Update Posted: January 18, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Keywords provided by Maria Jonsson, Uppsala University Hospital:
fetal scalp sampling
experience questionnaire