Cerebral Tissue Oxygenation Values in Newborns Measured Using Laser and LED NIRS Oximeters
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01496027
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : December 21, 2011
Last Update Posted : September 10, 2013
Poznan University of Medical Sciences
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Tomasz Szczapa, Poznan University of Medical Sciences
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Ages Eligible for Study:
up to 1 Day (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Clinically stable, spontaneously breathing newborns will be included in the study. Enrolled patients will be divided into two groups: 15 term (≥37 weeks GA) and 15 preterm (32-37 weeks GA) newborns. NIRS measurements will be performed on the 1st and 3rd day of life.
Spontaneously breathing newborns
Congenital heart defects or anomalies of central nervous system
MacLeod D; Ikeda K; Vacchiano C Simultaneous Comparison of FORE-SIGHT and INVOS Cerebral Oximeters to Jugular Bulb and Arterial Co-Oximetry Measurements in Healthy Volunteers ANESTH ANALG 2009; 108(SCA Suppl);1-104
Tomasz Szczapa, M.D., Poznan University of Medical Sciences