Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants Using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified December 2011 by Ain Shams Maternity Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
osama ismail kamel ibrahim, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01501851
First received: December 26, 2011
Last updated: December 28, 2011
Last verified: December 2011
  Purpose

Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness


Condition
Intrauterine Growth Restriction

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prediction of Low Birth Weight Infants Using Ultrasound Measurement of Placental Diameter and Thickness

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Further study details as provided by Ain Shams Maternity Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 265
Study Start Date: April 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

The aim of the present study is to assess the value of using ultrasound measurement of placental diameter and thickness as a predictor of low birthweight.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 45 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

tertiarty care clinic

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Singleton viable pregnancy.
  2. Gestational age at least 36 complete weeks as calculated by LMP.
  3. Non scared uterus.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Multiple fetal pregnancy.
  2. Intrauterine fetal death.
  3. Known congenital fetal anomalies.
  4. Presence of uterine or adnexal gross pathology.
  5. Presence of any medical disorder e.g. Diabetes mellitus & hypertension.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01501851

Locations
Egypt
outpatient clinic at Ain Shams University Maternity Hospital. Recruiting
Cairo, Egypt
Contact: adel shafik    02201005223586    shafikadel@hotmail.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ain Shams Maternity Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: osama ismail kamel ibrahim, senior resident, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01501851     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: placenta and lowbirth weight
Study First Received: December 26, 2011
Last Updated: December 28, 2011
Health Authority: Egypt: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Birth Weight
Fetal Growth Retardation
Body Weight
Fetal Diseases
Growth Disorders
Pathologic Processes
Pregnancy Complications
Signs and Symptoms

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