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Evaluation of the Physicians and Patients Experience of Fetal Scalp Sampling

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01277588
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 17, 2011
Last Update Posted : January 18, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Maria Jonsson, Uppsala University Hospital

Brief Summary:
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 or disease
Questionnaire Fetal Scalp Sampling

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.


Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 51 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : August 2010
Primary Completion Date : August 2011
Study Completion Date : August 2011

Group/Cohort
Patient
Physcician




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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

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Locations
Sweden
Department of obstetrics and gynecology
Uppsala, Sweden
Sponsors and Collaborators
Uppsala University Hospital

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 Posted: January 17, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 18, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

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