Clinical Trial

Virtual Reality in Labor and Delivery for Reduction in Pain

Study Description

Virtual Reality in Labor and Delivery for Reduction in Pain

The purpose of this study is to identify whether use of virtual reality devices can improve the pain management of women in labor and delivery. The investigators will perform a randomized controlled trial of patients in labor at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Device - Virtual Reality device

For those patients randomized to VR, the study staff member will explain the use of the Samsung VR goggle set, and thereafter will allow the patient to use the device freely for up to 30 minutes. Intervals of 2-5 minutes is suggested for first-time use, and patients will be to allowed to discontinue it at any time as long as they are not experiencing any discomfort or side effects (dizziness, motion sickness, etc.). The study staff member will be present at all times, and will work with hospital ...read more on ClinicalTrials.org

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Virtual Reality in Labor and Delivery for Reduction in Pain

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03437031

ParticipAid ID

9aA0pe