Early Oral Feeding Versus Traditional Postoperative Care After Cesarean Section.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02332278|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 6, 2015
Last Update Posted : January 6, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Complications; Cesarean Section||Procedure: Early feeding Procedure: Late feeding||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||444 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Early Oral Feeding Versus Traditional Postoperative Care After Uncomplicated Cesarean Section. A Randomized Controlled Trial.|
|Study Start Date :||June 2014|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 2014|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
Experimental: Early feeding
Early feeding (fluid diet), four hours after cesarean section.
Procedure: Early feeding
Fluid diet four hours after cesarean section
Active Comparator: Late feeding
Late feeding (fluid diet) 12 hours after cesarean section.
Procedure: Late feeding
Fluid diet 12 hours after cesarean section
- Adynamic ileus [ Time Frame: 72 hours ]Presence of signs of adynamic ileus (nausea, vomiting, abdominal distention) after feeding
- Post operative pain [ Time Frame: 72 hours ]Level of pain, using a visual scale (12, 24, 48 and 72 hours after surgery)
- Satisfaction [ Time Frame: 72 hours ]Personal satisfaction, using a numeric scale (12, 24, 48 and 72 hours after surgery)
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|Saint Thomas H|
|Principal Investigator:||Ana Lia Becerra, MD||Saint Thomas Hospital, Panama|
|Principal Investigator:||Osvaldo Reyes, MD||Saint Thomas Hospital, Panama|