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Monitoring and Evaluation of the Levothyroxin Replacement Therapy in Pregnant Women With Hypothyroidism

Information source: Herlev Hospital
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Condition(s) targeted: Hypothyroidism

Intervention: biomedical outcomes (Other)

Phase: N/A

Status: Completed

Sponsored by: Birte Nygaard

Official(s) and/or principal investigator(s):
Birte Nygaard, MD, phd, Principal Investigator, Affiliation: Endocrine Unit O, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenahgen

Summary

The aim of the study was to evaluate the clinical control program in patients with hypothyroidism during pregnancy (suggested in resent guidelines). Is it possible by monitoring the patients every 4. week during pregnancy to keep the thyroid function parameters within the recommended range? A retrospective study of consecutive pregnant women with hypothyroidism followed at the outpatient clinic at the Endocrinology Unit, Herlev Hospital, Denmark during 2012. Patients selected through electronic medical system. Blood tests for the The hormone levels drawn from the laboratory of Clinical Biochemical Department, Herlev Hospital

Clinical Details

Official title: Monitoring and Evaluation of the Levothyroxin Replacement Therapy in Pregnant Women

Study design: Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective

Primary outcome: number of patients with thyroid function parameters within the intended level

Secondary outcome: number of complications during pregnancy

Eligibility

Minimum age: 18 Years. Maximum age: 45 Years. Gender(s): Female.

Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria:

- Consecutive pregnant women with L-T4 treated hypothyroidism followed at the

outpatient clinic at the Endocrinology Unit, Herlev Hospital, Denmark during 2012

Locations and Contacts

Endocrine Unit O, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Herlev dk 2730, Denmark
Additional Information

Starting date: March 2014
Last updated: March 17, 2015

Page last updated: August 23, 2015

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