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Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants Using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified December 2011 by Ain Shams Maternity Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
osama ismail kamel ibrahim, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital Identifier:
First received: December 26, 2011
Last updated: December 28, 2011
Last verified: December 2011
Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness

Intrauterine Growth Restriction

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants Using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness

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Further study details as provided by Ain Shams Maternity Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 265
Study Start Date: April 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
The aim of the present study is to assess the value of using ultrasound measurement of placental diameter and thickness as a predictor of low birthweight.

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 45 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
tertiarty care clinic

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Singleton viable pregnancy.
  2. Gestational age at least 36 complete weeks as calculated by LMP.
  3. Non scared uterus.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Multiple fetal pregnancy.
  2. Intrauterine fetal death.
  3. Known congenital fetal anomalies.
  4. Presence of uterine or adnexal gross pathology.
  5. Presence of any medical disorder e.g. Diabetes mellitus & hypertension.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01501851

outpatient clinic at Ain Shams University Maternity Hospital. Recruiting
Cairo, Egypt
Contact: adel shafik    02201005223586   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ain Shams Maternity Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: osama ismail kamel ibrahim, senior resident, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital Identifier: NCT01501851     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: placenta and lowbirth weight
Study First Received: December 26, 2011
Last Updated: December 28, 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Birth Weight
Fetal Growth Retardation
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Fetal Diseases
Pregnancy Complications
Growth Disorders
Pathologic Processes processed this record on April 28, 2017