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Trial Name Trial ID Main Coordinating Centre
and contact
Status Recruitment Topic Participants Details
LIFT - Lactoferrin Infant Feeding Trial to prevent sepsis and death in preterm infants ACTRN12611000247976 NHMRC Clinical Trial Centre, NSW

Currently recruiting
IMPACT reviewed
MAGENTA - Does antenatal magnesium sulphate given to women at risk of preterm birth between 30 and 34 weeks' gestation reduce the risk of death or cerebral palsy in their children? - a randomised controlled trial. ACTRN126110000491965 University of Adelaide, Clinical Trial Manager Pat Ashwood +61 8 8161 7767
Currently recruiting
IMPACT reviewed
Neuroprotection, Antenatal magnesium sulphate, Cerebral palsy
Women at risk of preterm birth between 30 and 34 weeks’ gestation where birth is planned or definitely expected within 24 hours, have a singleton or twin pregnancy, no contraindications to the use of antenatal magnesium sulphate
PAEAN - Preventing Adverse Outcomes of Neonatal Hypoxic Ischaemic Encephalopathy with Erythropoietin: a randomised placebo controlled multicentre clinical trial ACTRN12614000669695 NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney


+61 2 9562 5000

Currently recruiting
IMPACT reviewed
Newborn – developmental
PROVIDE - Impact of Protein IVN on Development: for extremely low birthweight babies, does higher intravenous protein intake in the first 5 days after birth improve neurodevelopmental outcome, growth and body composition through to 2 years of age? ACTRN12612001084875 Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, Barbara Cormack bcormack@adhb.govt.nz Currently recruiting
IMPACT reviewed
Protein, intravenous nutrition, neurodevelopment Birthweight <1000 g
FIB-UPFRONT PPH - The effect of Upfront Administration of Fibrinogen concentrate on total blood volume loss in Obstetric Haemorrhage ? A Pilot study ACTRN12614000691640 National Women's Health, Auckland City Hospital jayv@adhb.govt.nz Currently recruiting Severe postpartum haemorrahge
Fibrinogen concentrate
Postpartum women with haemorrhage > 1500 mL who meet ROTEM point-of-case testing criteria for treatment with fibrinogen concentrate or placebo
MIOH-DS - Improving maternal and infant outcomes: a multicentre randomised controlled trial of midwifery and dental intervention ACTRN12612001271897 Centre for Applied Nursing Research Ingham Institute of Applied Medical Research ajesh.george@sswahs.nsw.org.au Currently recruiting
BLT - The Breathing for Life Trial: A randomised controlled trial of fractional exhaled nitric oxide based management of asthma during pregnancy and its impact on perinatal outcomes and infact and childhood respiratory health ACTRN12613000202763 John Hunter Hospital (University of Newcastle / Hunter Medical Research Institute). CIA: Dr Vanessa E Murphy Vanessa.murphy@newcastle.edu.au Currently recruiting asthma, pregnancy, perinatal outcomes Pregnant women, aged 18years of over, with doctor-diagnosed asthma and recent symptoms and/or medication use, between 12-22 weeks gestation
MoodGYM - Online cognitive behaviour therapy (MoodGYM) for the prevention of postnatal depression in at-risk mothers: a randomised controlled trial ACTRN12609001032246 Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University bethany.jones@anu.edu.au Currently recruiting Parental social and emotional wellbeing
BEAR - An effect of antenatal and postanatal maternal support programs on attachment and resilience for mums and infants: A randomised controlled trial ACTRN12615000684527 Centre for Women’s Mental Health, RWH – Dr Angela Komiti (Project Coordinator): angelaak@unimelb.edu.au Currently recruiting Maternal mental health; early intervention; attachment Pregnant women referred for mental health services at RWH
The impact of continuity of care on weight gain in obese pregnant women ACTRN12610001078044 Deakin University cate.nagle@deakin.edu.au Currently recruiting Obesity
MAGDA-DPP - Mothers After Gestational Diabetes in Australia Diabetes Prevention Program ACTRN12610000338066 Deakin University, Vic Director@greaterhealth.org Currently recruiting
Comparison of blood collection tubes for blood glucose testing in the diagnosis of gestational diabetes ACTRN12614001089628 Department of Medicine, Christchurch Hospital helen.lunt@cdhb.health.nz Currently recruiting
TRAMOD Trial - A comparison of the overall pain scores post elective caesarean section, when initial intraoperative analgesia is given intravenously (IV) versus per rectum (PR). ACTRN12615000997550 The Northern Hospital, Victoria, Dr. Darren Lowen, dlowen@gmp.usyd.edu.au Currently recruiting Elective caesarean section, peripartum analgesia Parturients aged 18+, requesting an elective caesarean section of a singleton pregnancy and able to understand English sufficiently well for a telephone conversation
HUMBA - Healthy mUMs and Babies Trial. A four-armed randomised controlled demonstration trial of a multifaceted dietary intervention and probiotic capsules in obese pregnant women in the Counties Manukau Health region ACTRN12615000400561 HUMBA room, Community Midwifery area, Building2, Level 2, 19 Lambie Drive,
Manukau, Auckland Contact: Rennae Taylor, Email: r.taylor@auckland.ac.nz
Currently recruiting Probiotics, Nutritional intervention, Birthweight, Gestational weight gain Non-diabetic obese women with a singleton pregnancy
PO-PROM - Prostaglandin gel versus oxytocin for induction of labour in term prelabour rupture of membranes ACTRN12612000093886 Department of Obstetrics, Ipswich Hospital kassam_mahomed@health.qld.gov.au Currently recruiting Labour and intrapartum care
PIVID - Randomised placebo controlled study of vitamin D during pregnancy and infancy ACTRN12610000483055 Department of Paediatrics The University of Auckland cc.grant@auckland.ac.nz Currently recruiting
To2rpido Study - Targeted Oxygenation in the Resuscitation of Premature Infants and their Developmental Outcome. (formally recorded as) Feasibility of Multinational Trial of Targeted Oxygen for the Resuscitation of Premature Infants and their Development ACTRN12610001059055 Dept of Newborn Care, Royal Hospital for Women, NSW ju.oei@sesiahs.health.nsw.gov.au Currently recruiting Newborn resuscitation
Ultrasound in the second stage of labour for fetal position ? a randomised controlled trial ACTRN12615001213538 Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ipswich Hospital kassam_mahomed@health.qld.gov.au Currently recruiting
GRoW - Metformin and dietary advice to improve insulin sensitivity and promote gestational restriction of weight in pregnant women who are obese - a randomised trial ACTRN12612001277831 Discipline of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide andrea.deussen@adelaide.edu.au Currently recruiting Obesity. Maternal nutrition Women with a singleton, live gestation between 10 +0 and 20 +0 weeks gestation with a BMI above or equal to 30 kg/m2 at their first antenatal visit.
BUGS Trial - Randomized Double-blind Placebo-controlled Trial of Probiotics in Pregnancy and its effect on Group-B Streptococcal Colonization ACTRN12615000239561 Fiona Stanley Hospital WA shailender.mehta@health.wa.gov.au Currently recruiting
Propofol compared to morphine and midazolam for facilitating neonatal intubation: A randomized controlled trial ACTRN12608000277347 Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit, Royal Brisbane and Womens' Hospital, Brisbane Pieter_Koorts@health.qld.gov.au Currently recruiting
PREMM - Preterm infant massage by the mother ACTRN12612000335897 Grantly Stable Neonatal Unit, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital Naoni_Ngenda@health.qld.gov.au; p.colditz@uq.edu.au Currently recruiting
BELIEF - Birth Emotions looking to improve Expectant or Extreme Fear ACTRN12612000526875 Griffith University j.toohill@griffith.edu.au Currently recruiting
Premi Remi - A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial of the efficacy of Remifentanil for procedural pain in neonates ACTRN12612000385842 John Hunter Children's Hospital, NSW Ian.Wright@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au Currently recruiting
Determination of equivalent doses (ED50) of metaraminol and phenulephrine needed to prevent hypotension during elective caesarean section under regional anaesthesia King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women (KEMH) nolan.mcdonnell@health.wa.gov.au Currently recruiting Labour and intrapartum care
SEETAP Trial - Evaluation of needle visibility during insertion of ultrasound guided transversus abdominis plane (TAP) blocks for women undergoing lower abdominal surgery ACTRN12612000549820 King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, WA melanie_bloor@hotmail.com Currently recruiting Labour and intrapartum care
SiMPro Study - Effect of single versus multi-strain probiotic supplementation on the time to full enteral feeds in preterm neonates ? a double blind randomised controlled trial ACTRN12615000940572 King Edward Memorial Hospital, WA gayatri.jape@health.wa.gov.au Currently recruiting
hPOD - Hypoglycaemia prevention in newborns with oral dextrose ACTRN12614001263684 Distinguished Prof Jane Harding, Principal Investigator, Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142, +6493737599 ext 86439, j.harding@auckland.ac.nz

Kelly Fredell, Clinical Research Coordinator, Research Development Coordinator,
Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142,
+64 9 923 7720 Ext 87720, k.fredell@auckland.ac.nz
Currently recruiting In newborn infants at risk of hypoglycaemia does prophylactic oral dextrose gel compared to placebo reduce admission to Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Newborn babies at risk of hypoglycaemia
A cluster randomised trial to evaluate the effectiveness of a telephone based coaching program in reducing excessive gestational weight gain amongst pregnant women - pilot ACTRN12615000397516 Liverpool Hospital
Currently recruiting
PROTECTIVE - A study to assess whether two different doses of antenatal intravenous iron administration (500 mg and 1000mg ferric carboxymaltose) are equivalent in replenishing and sustaining iron stores successfully in pregnant iron deficient women ACTRN12615000950561 Lyell McEwin Hospital, A/Prof Bernd Froessler Currently recruiting IV iron in pregnancy and post-partum Pregnant and post partum women
ICARIS - Impact of Caesarean Rates following Injections of Sterile Water: a randomised controlled trial ACTRN12611000221954 Mater Health Services nigel.lee@mater.org.au Currently recruiting Labour and intrapartum care
STOP Trial - Supporting Threatened Outcomes with Progesterone In women with threatened miscarriage, does progesterone supplementation increase the likelihood of live birth? ACTRN126110000405910 Mater Mothers' Hospital naturalfertility@mater.org.au Currently recruiting
PINC BALLOON Study - Prostaglandin Inpatient Induction of labour Compared with BALLOon Outpatient iNduction of labour: a randomised controlled trial ACTRN12614000039684 Mater Mother's Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland Australia. Dr Michael Beckmann (Chief Investigator) michael.beckmann@mater.org.au Currently recruiting Induction of labour, IOL, pregnancy All women with live singleton pregnancies >37 weeks booked for induction of labour for post-term, social or elective reasons and require cervical priming.
PMTrial - In pregnant women with previous subfertility, does progesterone supplementation decrease the likelihood of miscarriage? ACTRN12611000401954 Mater Mothers` Hospital QLD naturalfertility@mater.org.au Currently recruiting
ACDC - Aboriginal Cord Delayed Clamping Study: Investigating delayed cord clamping versus immediate cord clamping for term newborn Aboriginal infants from remote Aboriginal communities ACTRN12612000071820 Menzies School of Health Research melanie.hanson@menzies.edu.au Currently recruiting Indigenous maternal/perinatal health
CHiPS Study - Weaning preterm infants with a gestational age (GA) of <30 weeks from respiratory support: a comparison of duration of respiratory support with heated humidified high flow nasal cannula (HHHFNC) and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) ACTRN12615000077561 Middlemore Hospital, Counties Manukau DHB, Neonatal Unit, Joanne Clements
Currently recruiting Preterm infants
Weaning study
High flow nasal cannula
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)
Infants born at <30 weeks gestational age. Required to have been stable on CPAP 6cmH20 for at least 48 hours are eligible for study
RESITE - Comparison of rates of extravasation injuries and phlebitis between fixed duration use of peripheral intravenous cannula and standard practice in newborns infants. ACTRN12615000827538 Monash Medical Centre - Clayton campus - Clayton atul.malhotra@monash.edu Currently recruiting
Control of breathing and measurement of disease severity in premature infants with chronic lung disease ACTRN12613000124730 Monash Medical Centre, Clayton Campus Vic kenneth.tan@monash.edu.au Currently recruiting
FICare - A Family Integrated Care model for the neonatal intensive care unit: a cluster randomised controlled trial NCT01852695 Mt Sinai Hospital, Canada k.lui@unsw.edu.au Currently recruiting
A randomised controlled trial of continuous versus intermittent infusion of vancomycin in neonates NCT02210169 Murdoch Childrens Research Institute amanda.gwee@rch.org.au Currently recruiting
A pilot study on delivery suite mask ventilation in extremely preterm infants ACTRN12614000245695 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Westmead Hospital
dharmesh.shah@health.nsw.gov.au; mark.tracy@health.nsw.gov.au
Currently recruiting
Targeted Delivery Suite Intervention Study (TARDIS). A randomised controlled trial of modes of ventilatory support in preterm babies from point of delivery to the neonatal intensive care unit ACTRN12609000986279 Nepean Hospital mark.tracy@swahs.health.nsw.gov.au Currently recruiting Newborn respiratory
HUNTER trial - High-flow nasal cannulae use in non-tertiary centres for early respiratory distress in newborn infants ACTRN12614001203640 Dr Brett Manley, Newborn Research Centre, The Royal Women's Hospital, Parkville, VIC Currently recruiting Neonatology, Respiratory Distress, Preterm Infants, CPAP
Preterm and term infants admitted to non-tertiary nurseries with respiratory distress
Adding negative pRESSure to improve healING (the DRESSING trial) ACTRN12615000286549 NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing (NCREN), Centre for Health Practice Innovation (HPI), Menzies Health Institute Qld (MHIQ), GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY, Gold Coast Campus b.gillespie@griffith.edu.au Currently recruiting Caesarean section, Negative pressure wound therapy, Surgical site infection Pregnant women with BMI ≥30, undergoing Caesarean section
Triple P - Infant Obesity. Efficacy of the Baby Healthy Living (Triple P) parenting intervention for parents of 4-18 month old babies at risk for infant obesity. ACTRN12614001010684 Parenting & Family Support Centre School of Psychology, University of Queensland a.gelmini@uq.edu.au Currently recruiting
Evaluation of the online Cry Baby program: a universal online program that aims to increase parent understanding of normal infant sleeping and crying patterns and reduce associated parental depression and fatigue Cry Baby ACTRN12613001098729 Parenting Research Centre, Melbourne, Vic. fcook@parentingrc.org.au Currently recruiting
Evaluation of physiotherapy management in pregnancy related pelvic girdle pain ACTRN12614000472673 Westmead Hospital, Sydney NSW Australia. Ms Dragana Ceprnja dragana.ceprnja@health.nsw.gov.au Currently recruiting Pelvic girdle pain, physiotherapy Pregnant women with pregnancy related pelvic girdle pain
Immunogenicity and safety of acellular pertussis vaccine given at birth in healthy infants ACTRN12609000905268 Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Westmead nicholw3@chrv.edu.au Currently recruiting
NUMB - Neuraxial Ultrasound for Maternal Backs. Ulrasound-Assisted Neuraxial Anaesthesia for Caesarean Section ACTRN12614000076673 Royal Brisbane & Womens Hospital, Herston QLD bencrooke@hotmail.com Currently recruiting
NEST - Neonatal Electrographic Seizure Trial ACTRN12611000327987 Royal Children's Hospital, Victoria Samantha Francis-Pester, Neonatal Research Level 4, West Building, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne Currently recruiting