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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01501851
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2011 by osama ismail kamel ibrahim, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : December 29, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 29, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
osama ismail kamel ibrahim, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital

Brief Summary:
Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness

Condition or disease
Intrauterine Growth Restriction

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.

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 265 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants Using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness
Study Start Date : April 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2012

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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
Criteria

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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Locations
Egypt
outpatient clinic at Ain Shams University Maternity Hospital. Recruiting
Cairo, Egypt
Contact: adel shafik    02201005223586    shafikadel@hotmail.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ain Shams Maternity Hospital

Responsible Party: osama ismail kamel ibrahim, senior resident, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01501851     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: placenta and lowbirth weight
First Posted: December 29, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 29, 2011
Last Verified: December 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Birth Weight
Fetal Growth Retardation
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Fetal Diseases
Pregnancy Complications
Growth Disorders
Pathologic Processes