Evaluation of the Physicians and Patients Experience of Fetal Scalp Sampling

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Maria Jonsson, Uppsala University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01277588
First received: January 14, 2011
Last updated: January 16, 2012
Last verified: January 2012
  Purpose

During labor, fetal scalp sampling is performed if the CTG registration is abnormal. The test is performed with the woman in the supine position and is generally described as a difficult and cumbersome procedure.


Condition
Questionnaire
Fetal Scalp Sampling

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Uppsala University Hospital:

Enrollment: 51
Study Start Date: August 2010
Study Completion Date: August 2011
Primary Completion Date: August 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Patient
Physcician

Detailed Description:

Women who were subjected to fetal scalp sampling are asked to fill in a questionnaire within 24 hours after delivery. The questionnaire deals with how the woman experienced the testing procedure.

Physicans who performed the test are asked to fill in a questionnaire within 24 hours after delivery. The questionnaire deals with how the physician experienced the testing procedure.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Women who are subjected to fetal scalp sampling during labor Physicians performning fetal scalp sampling

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • fetal scalp sampling during labor

Exclusion Criteria:

  • non-proficiency in the Swedish language
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01277588

Locations
Sweden
Department of obstetrics and gynecology
Uppsala, Sweden
Sponsors and Collaborators
Uppsala University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Maria Jonsson, M.D., Ph.D. Consultant, Uppsala University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01277588     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UAS2010/003
Study First Received: January 14, 2011
Last Updated: January 16, 2012
Health Authority: Sweden: Ethics commitee

Keywords provided by Uppsala University Hospital:
fetal scalp sampling
experience questionnaire

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 15, 2014