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Subcutaneous Catheter for Female Infertility

Led By Richard J Paulson, MD
Research Sponsored by University of Southern California
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Be between 18 and 65 years old
Must not have
Be younger than 18 years old
Be older than 65 years old
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Upduring ovarian stimulation (usually 9-12 days)
Awards & highlights
No Placebo-Only Group

Study Summary

This trial is testing whether a subcutaneous catheter is a feasible option for controlled ovarian stimulation in IVF, as it would be less physically and emotionally burdensome for patients and their partners than daily or twice daily injections.

Eligible Conditions
  • Female Infertility


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~during ovarian stimulation (usually 9-12 days)
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and during ovarian stimulation (usually 9-12 days) for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Device feasibility
Secondary outcome measures
Adverse effects related to the subcutaneous catheter
Clinical pregnancy
Embryo blastulation
+2 more

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo-Only Group
All patients enrolled in this study will receive some form of active treatment.

Trial Design

1Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Group I: IVF with Neria™ Guard deviceExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
Patients undergoing IVF with the use of the Neria™ Guard subcutaneous catheter

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Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Southern CaliforniaLead Sponsor
883 Previous Clinical Trials
1,526,096 Total Patients Enrolled
ConvaTec Inc.Industry Sponsor
44 Previous Clinical Trials
4,895 Total Patients Enrolled
Richard J Paulson, MDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Southern California

Media Library

IVF with the Neria Guard Subcutaneous Catheter Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05505474 — N/A
Female Infertility Research Study Groups: IVF with Neria™ Guard device
Female Infertility Clinical Trial 2023: IVF with the Neria Guard Subcutaneous Catheter Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT05505474 — N/A
IVF with the Neria Guard Subcutaneous Catheter 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT05505474 — N/A
Female Infertility Patient Testimony for trial: Trial Name: NCT05505474 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

Is age a factor for qualification in this clinical examination?

"The age range of participation in this medical trial is 18-45 years old. However, there are 14 research initiatives targeting those below the legal adult age and 33 studies focusing on individuals over 65."

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Are there any vacancies remaining in this medical experiment?

"Clinicaltrials.gov reveals that this healthcare study, which was published on December 1st 2022 and revised recently on August 16th of the same year, is not currently accepting patients. However there are 246 other trials actively enrolling volunteers at the moment."

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Is there any opportunity to join the research protocol?

"A total of 10 women aged 18 to 45 that have fertility difficulties need to be enrolled in this trial. In addition, all applicants must currently go through controlled ovarian stimulation as part of their treatment."

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
18 - 65
What site did they apply to?
USC Fertility at Huntington Reproductive Center (HRC Fertility)
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Did not meet criteria
Met criteria
How many prior treatments have patients received?

Why did patients apply to this trial?

I want to have a baby. Trying to get pregnant :). I'm in desperate need of a blessed child.
PatientReceived 2+ prior treatments
Have had infertility for several years and am hoping this trial can help me start my family.
PatientReceived no prior treatments
Husband and I have had 5 failed iui and 2 failed IVF rounds. Would love to try something new.
PatientReceived 1 prior treatment
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~67 spots leftby Dec 2024