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Labor/Delivery Clinical Trials

A listing of Labor/Delivery medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (70) clinical trials

The CRB study is designed to study the safety and effectiveness of the Cook Cervical Ripening Balloon (CRB) for the induction of labor in term and near-term patients with premature rupture of membranes (PROM).

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The Impact of an Epidural Ropivacaine-Neostigmine Injection for Perineal Analgesia at the End of Labor.

The goal of epidural analgesia during labour is to obtain an analgesia with a minimum of “motor block”. Absence of motor block at the time of the childbirth allows to decrease the rate of instrumentation (forceps, vacuum extractor). When the parturient approach complete cervical dilatation (8-10 cm), the anaesthetist must ...

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A failed operative vaginal delivery is associated with increased risk of maternal and perinatal complications. It is very important the determination of the fetal head position prior to instrumental delivery. Generally,diagnosis of the fetal head position is made on transvaginal digital examination by delineating the suture lines of the fetal ...

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Nanovectors to Prevent Placental Passage of Tocolytic Agents

This is a prospective observational study. Subjects will undergo a biopsy from the middle of the upper margin of the uterine incision measuring 4 x 2 x 2 cm. This will be performed by the managing doctor at the time of cesarean section after delivery of the baby. Once the ...

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Cervical Pessary in Women With Arrested Preterm Labor and Short Cervix

Preterm birth (PTB), defined as birth between 20 and 36 6/7 weeks, is responsible for the majority of the neonatal morbidity and mortality in the United States, and 35% of all U.S. healthcare spending on infants. Globally, about 28% of the 4 million annual neonatal deaths are directly attributable to ...


Effect of Supplementation of Fluoride on Maternal Periodontal Health Preterm Delivery and Perinatal Well-Being

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that preterm birth affected about 1 in 10 infants born in the United States in 2015. These statistics emphasize the significance of implementing a safe and effective therapy into routine clinical care aimed at reducing the rate of preterm birth. There ...

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Prophylactic Use of Intraumbilical Vein Oxytocin Injection in The Management of Third Stage of Labor

This study included 240 term pregnant women in labor admitted to the labor ward, They were divided into Two groups : Group (A): The experimental group, 10 units of oxytocin will be injected into the umbilical vein at the most proximal site to the placenta after clamping and cutting of ...


Nifedipine for Acute Tocolysis of Preterm Labor

The purpose of this study is to determine if nifedipine treatment of women in preterm labor receiving corticosteroids results in postponement of delivery when compared to placebo.


Incidence of Difficult Airway and Difficult Neuraxial Placement in Obstetric Patients

Anesthesiologists commonly administer pain relief during labor or providing anesthesia for cesarean delivery. Two main methods are used to achieve these goal: "Regional anesthesia" where the mother is given medication through a needle or catheter in her back and the mother is kept awake, or "General anesthesia", where the mother ...

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Interest of Placental Alpha-microglobulin-1 Detection Test to Assess Risk of Premature Delivery in Reunion Island

Prematurity is the leading cause of mortality and perinatal morbidity. Despite the many preventive measures and use of tocolytic therapy, the incidence of premature births has not decreased in recent decades. In 2010 the preterm birth rate (single child, born alive) was still 5.5% in France and 11% in the ...