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Effect of Timing of Umbilical Cord Clamping on Haematological and Clinical Outcomes of Infants

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01081977
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 5, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 2, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr Zulfiqar Ahmed Bhutta, Aga Khan University

No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2010
  Actual Study Completion Date : April 2010
Publications:
1. World Health Organozation. Newborns: No longer going unnoticed. The World Health Report:2005.p 79-101. . 2005 [updated 2005; cited]; Available from: http://www.who.int/whr/2005/en/. 2. Shafir T, Angulo-Barroso R, Jing Y, Angelilli ML, Jacobson SW, Lozoff B. Iron deficiency and infant motor development. Early Hum Dev. 2008 Jul;84(7):479-85. 3. Hutton EK, Hassan ES. Late vs early clamping of the umbilical cord in full-term neonates: systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled trials. JAMA. 2007 Mar 21;297(11):1241-52. 4. Ononeze AB, Hutchon DJ. Attitude of obstetricians towards delayed cord clamping: a questionnaire-based study. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2009 Apr;29(3):223-4. 5. Bhutta ZA, Ahmed T, Black RE, Cousens S, Dewey K, Giugliani E, et al. What works? Interventions for maternal and child undernutrition and survival. Lancet. 2008 Feb 2;371(9610):417-40. 6. Zaramella P, Freato F, Quaresima V, Secchieri S, Milan A, Grisafi D, et al. Early versus late cord clamping: effects on peripheral blood flow and cardiac function in term infants. Early Hum Dev. 2008 Mar;84(3):195-200. 7. McDonald SJ, Middleton P. Effect of timing of umbilical cord clamping of term infants on maternal and neonatal outcomes. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2008(2):CD004074. 8. Strauss RG, Mock DM, Johnson KJ, Cress GA, Burmeister LF, Zimmerman MB, et al. A randomized clinical trial comparing immediate versus delayed clamping of the umbilical cord in preterm infants: short-term clinical and laboratory endpoints. Transfusion. 2008 Apr;48(4):658-65. 9. Mercer JS, Vohr BR, McGrath MM, Padbury JF, Wallach M, Oh W. Delayed cord clamping in very preterm infants reduces the incidence of intraventricular hemorrhage and late-onset sepsis: a randomized, controlled trial. Pediatrics. 2006 Apr;117(4):1235-42. 10. Levy T, Blickstein I. Timing of cord clamping revisited. J Perinat Med. 2006;34(4):293-7.