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Comparison of RAM Cannula Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Versus Infant Flow Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (NCPAP)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02032511
Recruitment Status : Terminated (No appreciable difference noted between methods of delivery)
First Posted : January 10, 2014
Last Update Posted : January 9, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Michelle Pape, University of Michigan

Brief Summary:
This study is designed to compare the effectiveness and ease of use of two commonly used NCPAP interfaces: the RAM NC and the Infant Flow prongs and nasal mask.

Condition or disease
Acute Respiratory Deficiency Prematurity Assisted Ventilation

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 19 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison of RAM Cannula NCPAP Versus Infant Flow NCPAP
Study Start Date : September 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2014

Group/Cohort
RAM Cannula Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
Infant Flow Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (NCPAP)



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of patients who achieve unassisted breathing [ Time Frame: One year ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 6 Months   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
infants less than or equal to 7kg with an order for nasal continuous positive pressure
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • less than or equal to 7 kg
  • order for nasal continuous positive pressure

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients greater than 7kg
  • patients that do not have informed consent

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Responsible Party: Michelle Pape, RRT, University of Michigan
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02032511    
Other Study ID Numbers: HUM00073557
First Posted: January 10, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 9, 2017
Last Verified: January 2017
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Premature Birth
Obstetric Labor, Premature
Obstetric Labor Complications
Pregnancy Complications