Immediate Versus Delayed IUD Insertion After Second Trimester Medical Abortion

2019-07-10 18:58:18 | BioPortfolio


The main objective of the study is to compare use, in a randomised controlled trial, of the the copper IUD if inserted immediately after completion of a second trimester medical abortion, to standard care with insertion 3-4 or more weeks after abortion at community health centres.

Study Design




Copper Intrauterine device


Groote Schuur Hospital
Cape Town
Western Province
South Africa


Not yet recruiting


University of Cape Town

Results (where available)

View Results


Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-07-10T18:58:18-0400

Clinical Trials [930 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Maintaining Intrauterine Devices (IUDs) in Teens (MINT): A Randomization Trial

This is a pilot study to determine the feasibility for a randomized controlled trial of two forms of intrauterine contraception: the Levonorgestrel intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) and the Co...

The Effect of Ibuprofen on Intrauterine Contraceptive Device

The Copper intrauterine device is the most common method of reversible contraception worldwide. Abnormal uterine bleeding and pain are the most common medical indications for the discontin...

The Effect of Uterine Size and Posture on Intrauterine Contraception in Nulliparous Women

As intrauterine contraception is an increasingly popular form of contraception the objective of our study is to examine if uterine size or posture affects the insertion or use of intrauter...

A Study to Compare the Menstrual Bleeding Profile Among Jaydess® and Copper Intrauterine Device (IUD) Users. COLIBRI STUDY (Copper and Levonorgestrel IUD Barcelona Research Initiative).

The intrauterine device (IUD) is a long-term birth control method that has demonstrated high contraceptive efficacy and effectiveness due to its high compliance, adherence and persistence ...

A Randomized Trial of IUD Versus Hormonal Contraception in HIV-infected Women in Zambia

A randomized trial of the intrauterine contraceptive device (IUD) versus user's choice hormonal contraception (injectable progestins or oral contraceptive pills) among HIV-infected, recent...

PubMed Articles [3506 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Copper intrauterine device placement 6-14days after unprotected sex.

To evaluate pregnancy risk following copper (CuT380A) intrauterine device (IUD) placement 6-14days after unprotected intercourse.

A prospective cohort study comparing expulsion after post-placental insertion: the levonorgestrel versus the copper intrauterine device.

To compare the expulsion rate at 6months after post-placental insertion by intrauterine device type.

Intrauterine mepivacaine instillation for pain relief during intrauterine device insertion in nulliparous women: a double-blind randomized controlled trial.

To evaluate whether intrauterine mepivacaine instillation before intrauterine device (IUD) insertion decreases pain compared to placebo.

Vaginal misoprostol before copper IUD insertion after previous insertion failure: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, randomised clinical trial.

The aim of the study was to assess whether vaginal administration of misoprostol before copper intrauterine device (IUD) insertion increased the success of the procedure among parous women with previo...

Interventions for emergency contraception.

Emergency contraception (EC) is using a drug or copper intrauterine device (Cu-IUD) to prevent pregnancy shortly after unprotected intercourse. Several interventions are available for EC. Information ...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

The shifting in position or location of an INTRAUTERINE DEVICE from its original placement.

Intrauterine contraceptive devices that depend on the release of metallic copper.

Spontaneous loss of INTRAUTERINE DEVICES from the UTERUS.

Contraceptive devices placed high in the uterine fundus with a string extending from the device through the cervical as into the vagina. (UMDNS, 1999)

Methods of contraception in which physical, chemical, or biological means are used to prevent the SPERM from reaching the fertilizable OVUM.

More From BioPortfolio on "Immediate Versus Delayed IUD Insertion After Second Trimester Medical Abortion"

Quick Search

Searches Linking to this Trial