Cluster-randomized Trial Measuring Integration of Professional Midwives and Obstetric Nurses in Rural Clinics in Mexico
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01477541|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 22, 2011
Last Update Posted : November 22, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pregnancy||Other: PM/ON integration||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||27 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Incorporation of Alternative Providers for Care During Pregnancy, Delivery and Postpartum in Rural Public Health Clinics.|
|Study Start Date :||November 2007|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2010|
Experimental: PM/ON integration arm
Health centers where professional midwives or obstetric nurses are integrated into clinic staff and delivering services.
Other: PM/ON integration
Professional midwives or obstetric nurses are integrated into clinic staff and delivering services.
|No Intervention: Control|
- Use of evidence-based practices during labor, delivery, and postpartum care [ Time Frame: 21 months ]Will collect data on deliveries ocurring in sites over 21 month period.
- volume of prenatal visits, deliveries [ Time Frame: 21 months ]We will Assess overall number of first and follow up prenatal visits and deliveries in intervention and control sites
- Use of harmful or unnecessary practices during labor and delivery [ Time Frame: 21 months ]We will assess use of harmful or unnecessary practices during labor and delivery
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01477541
|Principal Investigator:||Dilys Walker, MD||Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Mexico|