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Access to Healthcare, Patient Comprehension and Future Plans of Women Undergoing Surgery for a Vesicovaginal Fistula in Niamey, Niger

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00911014
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 1, 2009
Last Update Posted : June 1, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Ascher-Walsh, Charles, M.D.

May 28, 2009
June 1, 2009
June 1, 2009
September 2005
January 2006   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Access to healthcare [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
Same as current
No Changes Posted
  • Comprehension of pre-operative counselling [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
  • Post-operative goals of women undergoing repair of vesicovaginal fistula [ Time Frame: 1 yr ]
Same as current
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Access to Healthcare, Patient Comprehension and Future Plans of Women Undergoing Surgery for a Vesicovaginal Fistula in Niamey, Niger
Access to Healthcare, Patient Comprehension and Future Plans of Women Undergoing Surgery for a Vesicovaginal Fistula in Niamey, Niger
Evaluate access to healthcare, comprehension of pre-operative counseling and post-operative goals of women treated for vesicovaginal fistula in Niger through use of a questionnaire.
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Observational
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample
Women who underwent surgery for repair of vesciovaginal fistula in Niamey, Niger
  • Vesicovaginal Fistula
  • Delivery of Healthcare
Other: Questionnaire
From September 2005 to January 2006, 58 women who underwent surgery for vesicovaginal fistula at the National Hospital Fistula Center in Niamey, Niger were interviewed post-operatively using a questionnaire developed to investigate demographic, social, economic, and cultural factors that may affect formation of fistula. Also included in this questionnaire was evaluation of access to health care as well as patient understanding of counseling regarding their surgery and post-operative instructions, in particular information about future fertility and fistula development.
Vesicovaginal fistula repair
Women undergoing repair of vesicovaginal fistula
Intervention: Other: Questionnaire
Meyer L, Ascher-Walsh CJ, Norman R, Idrissa A, Herbert H, Kimso O, Wilkinson J. Commonalities among women who experienced vesicovaginal fistulae as a result of obstetric trauma in Niger: results from a survey given at the National Hospital Fistula Center, Niamey, Niger. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Jul;197(1):90.e1-4.

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Completed
58
Same as current
January 2006
January 2006   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women who underwent surgery for repair or vesicovaginal fistula

Exclusion Criteria:

Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
Child, Adult, Older Adult
Yes
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United States
 
 
NCT00911014
HSD08-00564
Yes
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Charles Ascher-Walsh, MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Ascher-Walsh, Charles, M.D.
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Study Director: Charles Ascher-Walsh, MD, MS Mt Sinai School of Medicine, Dept Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ascher-Walsh, Charles, M.D.
May 2009