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Preterm Neonatal Feeding Protocol Comparing Feed Administration Time

2014-08-27 03:18:34 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Doctors have tried many different methods of feeding to try to decrease feeding intolerance in preterm babies so that they spend less time receiving liquid nutrition and have fewer problems with feeding intolerance.

The purpose of this study is to test two different methods of feeding preterm babies in the hopes of identifying a method that will decrease some of the feeding intolerance that can occur when feeding premature babies.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Feeding Intolerance

Intervention

Length of time for feed administration

Location

Oregon Health & Sciences University
Portland
Oregon
United States
97201

Status

Recruiting

Source

Oregon Health and Science University

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:34-0400

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

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