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

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model cohort
Time perspective prospective

Eligibility Criteria

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

Additional Information

Official title Newborn Pulse Oximety as a Predictor for Newborn Status and Future Outcome As Compared With the Apgar Score
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in October 2010.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Kern Medical Center.