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Trial of the Use of Antenatal Corticosteroids in Developing Countries (ACT)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
RTI International
Tulane University School of Medicine
Institute for Clinical Effectiveness and Health Policy
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
University of Colorado, Denver
Universidad Francisco Marroquín
Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College
Christiana Care Health Services
Aga Khan University
Columbia University
Indiana University
Moi Univeristy
Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur
Massachusetts General Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
NICHD Global Network for Women's and Children's Health
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01084096
First received: March 9, 2010
Last updated: July 29, 2014
Last verified: July 2014
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
  Study Status: This study has been completed.
  Study Completion Date: April 2014
  Primary Completion Date: March 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Althabe F, Belizán JM, McClure EM, Hemingway-Foday J, Berrueta M, Mazzoni A, Ciganda A, Goudar SS, Kodkany BS, Mahantshetti NS, Dhaded SM, Katageri GM, Metgud MC, Joshi AM, Bellad MB, Honnungar NV, Derman RJ, Saleem S, Pasha O, Ali S, Hasnain F, Goldenberg RL, Esamai F, Nyongesa P, Ayunga S, Liechty EA, Garces AL, Figueroa L, Hambidge KM, Krebs NF, Patel A, Bhandarkar A, Waikar M, Hibberd PL, Chomba E, Carlo WA, Mwiche A, Chiwila M, Manasyan A, Pineda S, Meleth S, Thorsten V, Stolka K, Wallace DD, Koso-Thomas M, Jobe AH, Buekens PM. A population-based, multifaceted strategy to implement antenatal corticosteroid treatment versus standard care for the reduction of neonatal mortality due to preterm birth in low-income and middle-income countries: the ACT cluster-randomised trial. Lancet. 2015 Feb 14;385(9968):629-39. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61651-2. Epub 2014 Oct 15.