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Self-Assessment of Medical Abortion Outcome Using Serial Multi-level Pregnancy Tests

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 7, 2015
Last Update Posted : May 1, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gynuity Health Projects

Brief Summary:
This study aims to investigate the effectiveness and acceptability of the multi-level pregnancy test for self-assessment of abortion outcomes, without a routine provider contact.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Medical Abortion Behavioral: Self-assessment Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 343 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: Self-Assessment of Medical Abortion Outcome Using Serial Multi-level Pregnancy Tests
Study Start Date : September 2015
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2016

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Self-assessment of abortion outcome
Patients enrolled in the study will self-assess the outcomes of their medical abortion with the aid of a multi-level pregnancy test (MLPT) which they will perform at home.
Behavioral: Self-assessment
Patients enrolled into the study will do a multi-level pregnancy test (MLPT) at enrollment, and will receive one MLPT to do at home one week after taking mifepristone and misoprostol. They will be instructed to call the study site if the at-home MLPT result do not decline, or if they experience any abortion complications.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Proportion of subjects who fail to contact the clinic when indicated within two weeks after taking the mifepristone [ Time Frame: One month ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   11 Years to 56 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Gestational age of less than or equal to 63 days
  • Determined by the site investigator or designee to be fully eligible for medical abortion with mifepristone followed by misoprostol according to the site's standard criteria
  • Willing to use the MLPT at home
  • 11-56 years old
  • Willing and able to comply with study procedures
  • In the judgement of the site investigator, she is capable of giving informed consent and she has signed the study informed consent or assent form

Exclusion Criteria:


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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02570204

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United States, Florida
Presidential Women's Center
West Palm Beach, Florida, United States, 33407
United States, Maryland
Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States, 20815
United States, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Women's Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19106
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gynuity Health Projects
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Study Director: Elizabeth Raymond, MD, MPH Gynuity Health Projects

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Responsible Party: Gynuity Health Projects Identifier: NCT02570204     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1033
First Posted: October 7, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 1, 2017
Last Verified: April 2017