Measurements of Colloid Osmotic Pressure in Interstitial Fluid and Plasma in Healthy and Sick Children

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified January 2014 by Haukeland University Hospital
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Haukeland University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01044940
First received: January 7, 2010
Last updated: January 7, 2014
Last verified: January 2014
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to measure colloid osmotic pressure in interstitial fluid and plasma in healthy children under two years, in asphyxiated babies and in children undergoing heart surgery.


Condition
Colloid Osmotic Pressure

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Measurements of Colloid Osmotic Pressure in Interstitial Fluid and Plasma in Healthy and Sick Children

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Further study details as provided by Haukeland University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Colloid osmotic pressure [ Time Frame: 6, 12, 24, 48, 72 hours post partum ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

Plasma and interstitial fluid


Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: January 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Birth asphyxia
Babies suffering from birth asphyxia
Blood transfusion
Babies who receives blood transfusion
Heart Surgery
Babies who need heart surgery

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 2 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Asphyxiated babyes Children with heart defects who need surgery Newborn who need blood transfusion

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Newborn

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Syndromes
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01044940

Contacts
Contact: Ansgar Berg, Proffesor 55975200 ext 0047 ansgar.berg@helse-bergen.no

Locations
Norway
Haukeland University hospital Recruiting
Bergen, Norway, 5000
Contact: Ansgar Berg, Proffesor    55975200 ext 0047    ansgar.berg@helse-bergen.no   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Haukeland University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Hans Joergen T Guthe, MD Haukeland University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Haukeland University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01044940     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 093137
Study First Received: January 7, 2010
Last Updated: January 7, 2014
Health Authority: Norway:National Committee for Medical and Health Research Ethics

Keywords provided by Haukeland University Hospital:
Colloid Osmotic pressure in interstitial fluid
Colloid Osmotic pressure in plasma
Protein fractions in interstitial fluid

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 26, 2014