Immediate Versus Later Insertion of IUD After Medical Termination of Pregnancy
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01755715|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : December 24, 2012
Last Update Posted : August 21, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Contraception After Medical Abortion||Procedure: Immediate IUD insertion||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||300 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Immediate Versus Later Insertion of IUD After Medical Termination of Pregnancy|
|Study Start Date :||January 2013|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2018|
No Intervention: Control group
Insertion of IUD at 2-4 weeks after abortion.
Experimental: Immediate IUD insertion
Insertion of IUD immediately (at the same day to 3 days) after expulsion of placenta.
Procedure: Immediate IUD insertion
Insertion of LNG-IUD (Mirena) (at the same day to 3 days) after expulsion of placenta.
- Number of expulsions [ Time Frame: 1 year ]Number of IUD expulsions
- Use of IUD [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
- Bleeding profile [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
- Repeat abortions [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01755715
|Helsinki University Central Hospital, Dept Ob&Gyn|
|Study Director:||Oskari Heikinheimo, MD, PhD||Helsinki University Central Hospital|
|Principal Investigator:||Maarit Mentula, MD, PhD||Helsinki University Central Hospital|