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The Function of Gastrointestinal Tract During Pregnancy (umpiraskaus)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02577471
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 16, 2015
Last Update Posted : October 16, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merja Kokki, Kuopio University Hospital

Brief Summary:
In this prospective study the function of gastrointestinal tract was assessed using constipation questionnaire (Rome criteria and bowel function index).

Condition or disease
Constipation

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 1000 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Function of Gastrointestinal Tract During Pregnancy and After Delivery
Study Start Date : July 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2012

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Group/Cohort
During pregnancy
Pregnant ladies filled bowel function questionnaires
After delivery
ladies within three weeks of delivery filled bowel function questionnaires
Controls
Non pregnant ladies filled bowel function questionnaires



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Bowel function [ Time Frame: one week ]
    participants filled bowel function questionnaires



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
400 pregnant ladies, 400 ladies who had delivered within three weeks and 200 control ladies who were not pregnant
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • informed consent obtained
  • pregnancy, delivery
  • female non pregnant

Exclusion Criteria:

  • no informed consent
  • male

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Locations
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Finland
Kuopio University Hospital
Kuopio, Northern savo, Finland, 70029
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kuopio University Hospital
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Responsible Party: Merja Kokki, MD, PhD, Kuopio University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02577471    
Other Study ID Numbers: KUH01062012
First Posted: October 16, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 16, 2015
Last Verified: October 2015
Keywords provided by Merja Kokki, Kuopio University Hospital:
Constipation
pregnancy
delivery
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Constipation
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms