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Condition | Obstetrics Gynecology

Tests for Confirming Rupture of Membranes in the OB Triage Unit

  • Contact Name: Patricia Newcomb, MD
  • Status: Open
  • Phone: (585) 922-3640
  • Lead Researcher: Patricia Newcomb, MD


International study investigating the usefulness and feasibility of using an established immuno-chromatographical assay for rupture of membranes between weeks 15 and 42 of gestation as a point of care (POC) test done by doctors, nurses and nurse-midwives. RGH is the lead site.