ci-BPC with Standard of Care for Breastfeeding

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
NorthShore University HealthSystem, Evanston, ILBreastfeedingCi-BPC with Standard of Care (SOC) - Behavioral
18 - 45
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will help researchers understand if adding breastfeeding peer counseling to standard lactation care can help reduce disparities in breastfeeding for Black and Hispanic/Latine families.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 months postpartum

6 months postpartum
Breastfeeding duration
Breastfeeding intensity-post discharge
Breastfeeding knowledge
Infant feeding attitude- Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale (IIFAS)
During Delivery Admission
Breastfeeding intensity-inpatient

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Standard of care
1 of 2
ci-BPC with Standard of Care
1 of 2

Active Control

720 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: ci-BPC with Standard of Care · No Placebo Group · N/A

Standard of careNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Standard of care · Intervention Types:
ci-BPC with Standard of Care
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Ci-BPC with Standard of Care (SOC) · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 months postpartum

Who is running the clinical trial?

Northwestern UniversityOTHER
1,476 Previous Clinical Trials
810,250 Total Patients Enrolled
NorthShore University HealthSystemLead Sponsor
113 Previous Clinical Trials
734,352 Total Patients Enrolled
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research InstituteOTHER
497 Previous Clinical Trials
29,838,426 Total Patients Enrolled
Ann Borders, MD, MSPrincipal InvestigatorNorthShore University HealthSystem

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 45 · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are either in your 12th or 20th week of pregnancy.
You are going to have a baby soon.
You have not previously been treated with ci-BPC.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I meet the requirements to participate in this clinical research?

"In order to participate in this research, patients must be between 18 and 45 years old and lactating. Ultimately the trial seeks 720 participants." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is the minimum age requirement for this research experiment above twenty years?

"This medical study is open to adults aged 18-45." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is this research currently recruiting participants?

"Unfortunately, judging from the information hosted on this specific trial is no longer actively searching for participants. The initial posting was made on November 1st 2022 and it has not been updated since September 26th 2022; however, there are currently 46 other active studies that may be of interest." - 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.