Ultrasound use for Intrauterine Device Complication

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Intrauterine Device ComplicationUltrasound use - Other
Any Age

Study Summary

This trial will compare the rates of expulsion for women who have an IUD placed with or without ultrasound guidance following a vaginal delivery.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6-10 weeks

6-10 weeks
IUD expulsion
IUD insertion complication
Receiving IUD

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

No ultrasound
1 of 2
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

254 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Ultrasound use · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Ultrasound use · Intervention Types: Other
No ultrasoundNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: No ultrasound · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6-10 weeks

Who is running the clinical trial?

Thomas Jefferson UniversityLead Sponsor
416 Previous Clinical Trials
136,560 Total Patients Enrolled
Lisa Perriera, MD, MPHPrincipal InvestigatorThomas Jefferson University

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · Female Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
New York33.3%
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%

Frequently Asked Questions

How many individuals are being allowed to partake in this medical research?

"Affirmative, the clinical trials registry confirms that this medical research project is actively seeking participants. It was first published on October 5th 2020 and last updated two weeks later. A total of 254 patients are being recruited from just one site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there any vacancies available for individuals wishing to partake in this clinical trial?

"Affirmative. According to the clinicaltrials.gov, this research project is actively recruiting participants since its inception on October 5th 2020 and last modification of October 20th 2020. 254 individuals are required for enrollment at a single centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.