Neonatal Pulse Oximetry Compared With Apgar Scores
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Condition||newborns delivered at kmc ob/gyn department|
|Sponsor||Kern Medical Center|
|Start date||August 2010|
|End date||December 2010|
|Trial size||100 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01223573, KMC1234|
Apgar score is a subjective measure to assess prognosis and future outcome of a newborn. Pulse oximetry taken at 1, 5 and 10 minutes will be correlated to apgar scores in respective times in an goal to assess the usability of pulse oximetry as an added tool in determining the newborn prognosis
Male or female participants of any age.
Inclusion Criteria: Newborns delivered vaginaly or by C-section at Kern Medical Center labor and delivery ward Exclusion Criteria: known cardiopulmonary disease of the newborn
|Official title||Newborn Pulse Oximety as a Predictor for Newborn Status and Future Outcome As Compared With the Apgar Score|
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