The Effect of Virtual Reality Glasses on Labor Pain
This study has been completed.
Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
First Posted: September 19, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 19, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Samira Ebrahimzadeh Zagami, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
There are different medicinal and non medicinal methods to control labor pain. Today, much attention has been on non medicinal methods because of limitations and complications of medical procedures. Virtual reality is a new and promising method of diversion of mind that may have an impact on labor pain. This study was conducted to determine the effect of virtual reality on the first stage of labor pain.
|Labor Pain Anxiety||Device: three-dimensional glasses(manufactor Vuzix,wrap 920) Other: usual care||Phase 2 Phase 3|
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Principal Investigator|
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Further study details as provided by Samira Ebrahimzadeh Zagami, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences:
Primary Outcome Measures:
- pain and anxiety [ Time Frame: up to 8 months ]
|Study Start Date:||February 2011|
|Study Completion Date:||August 2012|
|Primary Completion Date:||July 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Experimental: three-dimensional glasses (Virtual Reality glasses)
Women in case group used the glasses for 30 minutes
Device: three-dimensional glasses(manufactor Vuzix,wrap 920)
The samples were randomly allocated to use three-dimensional glasses for 30 minutes in order to reliving labor pain.
Experimental: usual care
Women in control group did not use the glasses.
Other: usual care
Women in Control group did not use the glasses.
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