A prospective randomised study of oral misoprostol for cervical priming prior to induction of labour


Grant Data
Project Title
A prospective randomised study of oral misoprostol for cervical priming prior to induction of labour
Principal Investigator
Dr Ngai, Cora Suk Wai   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Fung   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lao Terence Tzu Hsi   (Co-Investigator)
Dr To William Wing Kee   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
18
Start Date
1996-01-01
Completion Date
1997-06-30
Amount
0
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
oral misoprostol
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1995/1996
Status
Completed
Objectives
Induction of labour for patients with unfavourable cervix may lead to higher failure rate, prolongation of labour and increase need of analgesia. This project is to study the effectiveness of oral misoprostol for cervical priming in this group of patients.