Milking the Umbilical Cord for Extreme Preterm Infants
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01666847|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : August 16, 2012
Last Update Posted : November 17, 2017
St. Louis University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Justin Josephsen M.D., St. Louis University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Active, not recruiting|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 2016|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 2018|
Hosono S, Mugishima H, Fujita H, Hosono A, Minato M, Okada T, Takahashi S, Harada K. Umbilical cord milking reduces the need for red cell transfusions and improves neonatal adaptation in infants born at less than 29 weeks' gestation: a randomised controlled trial. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2008 Jan;93(1):F14-9. Epub 2007 Jan 18.
Leavitt BG, Huff DL, Bell LA, Thurnau GR. Placental drainage of fetal blood at cesarean delivery and feto maternal transfusion: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Sep;110(3):608-11.
Rabe H, Jewison A, Alvarez RF, Crook D, Stilton D, Bradley R, Holden D; Brighton Perinatal Study Group. Milking compared with delayed cord clamping to increase placental transfusion in preterm neonates: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Feb;117(2 Pt 1):205-11. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0b013e3181fe46ff.
Rabe H, Reynolds G, Diaz-Rossello J. Early versus delayed umbilical cord clamping in preterm infants. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2004 Oct 18;(4):CD003248. Review. Update in: Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012;8:CD003248.