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Influence of Medical Clown Activity on Milk Production of Mothers of Premature Infants

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01758133
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2012 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : January 1, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 1, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):

December 24, 2012
January 1, 2013
January 1, 2013
January 2013
July 2013   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Amount of breast milk produced [ Time Frame: One week ]
Mothers who have either been exposed or not exposed to medical clown activities will pump their breast milk. The milk will be measured and the two groups production will be compared.
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Influence of Medical Clown Activity on Milk Production of Mothers of Premature Infants
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The aim of this study is to determine whether medical clown activity enables relaxation of mothers of premature infants, and as a result increases their breast milk production.
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Observational
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Probability Sample
Mothers of premature infants
Breast Milk
Behavioral: Exposure to medical clown activities
  • Mothers exposed to medical clowns
    Mothers of premature infants who have been exposed to medical clown activities
    Intervention: Behavioral: Exposure to medical clown activities
  • Mothers not exposed to medical clown activity
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July 2013
July 2013   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Nursing mothers of infants born less than 34th week

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Sick mothers
  • Take medication forbidden during nursing
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Israel
 
 
NCT01758133
006612-HYMC
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
December 2012