Trial Number

006-19

Age range

18 years and older

Gender

Female

Enrolling Patients

Yes

Intrauterine infection or inflammation can develop while a patient is in labor and potentially cause maternal and/or neonatal morbidity. Exposure to intrauterine infection or inflammation can increase the risk of adverse events. The novelty of this study would include examining the amniotic fluid results in term patients in labor with a commonly used device in labor, thus avoiding the invasive approach of previous studies. This study would use an intrauterine pressure catheter (IUPC), which is commonly used in the laboring patient for several indications. This conduit can thus be used to serially monitor amniotic fluid parameters to potentially identify levels indicative of an impending infection.

Principal Investigator

MemorialCare Research Center Contact Form

For further information about this study or to express your interest in this study, please fill out and submit this form.

Name
Address
Enter Trial number from the area just below the marquee.
How would you prefer to be contacted?
How did you hear about us?
This registration is for:
CAPTCHA This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.