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The Effect of Surfactant Administration on Cerebral Oxygenation

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified November 2010 by Zekai Tahir Burak Women's Health Research and Education Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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First received: December 7, 2010
Last updated: December 10, 2010
Last verified: November 2010

The purpose of this study is to assess changes in cerebral oxygenation during two different types (beractant and poractant) and two different routes (double lumen or single lumen endotracheal tube) of surfactant administration using near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS).

Condition Intervention
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Device: near infrared spectroscopy (INVOS 5100)

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: The Effect of the Type and the Method of Surfactant Administration on Oxygenation in Preterm Infants: a Near Infrared Spectroscopy Study

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Further study details as provided by Zekai Tahir Burak Women's Health Research and Education Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • to determine the optimal and the most safe surfactant administration technique with regard to cerebral oxygenation as measured by near infrared spectroscopy in low birth weigh infants [ Time Frame: up to 36 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: November 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
group 1, group 2, group 3, group 4
administration of beractant with single lumen ET tube administration of poractant with single lumen ET tube administration of beractant with double lumen ET tube administration of poractant with double lumen ET tube
Device: near infrared spectroscopy (INVOS 5100)
monitorization of cerebral oxygenation by INVOS 5100 during surfactant administration


Ages Eligible for Study:   23 Weeks to 32 Weeks
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

Clinical diagnosis of respiratory distress syndrome <32 gestational weeks and/or <1500 g birthweight

Exclusion Criteria:

major congenital anomalies complex congenital heart diseases

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01258517

Zekai Tahir Burak Maternity Teaching Hospital, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Recruiting
Ankara, Turkey, 06100
Contact: Gozde Kanmaz, MD    90 505 588 11 89   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Zekai Tahir Burak Women's Health Research and Education Hospital
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Zekai Tahir Burak Maternity and Teaching Hospital Identifier: NCT01258517     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIRS-018
Study First Received: December 7, 2010
Last Updated: December 10, 2010
Health Authority: Turkey: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Zekai Tahir Burak Women's Health Research and Education Hospital:
cerebral oxygenation
near infrared specroscopy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Infant, Premature, Diseases
Lung Diseases
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Pulmonary Surfactants
Pharmacologic Actions
Respiratory System Agents
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on November 25, 2014