A Study to Assess the Impact of Teleneonatology on the Transport Risk Index of Physiologic Stability (TRIPS) Score for Outborn Neonates


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 18-008591
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 18-008591

About this study

The purpose of this study is to assess the impact of using real-time, audio-video consults for the Transport Risk Index of Physiologic Stability (TRIPS) Score for Outborn Neonates.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Neonates born at an outside hospital with a Level I-II nursery who are subsequently admitted to the Mayo Clinic NICU, St. Mary’s Campus, Rochester, MN.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Presence of the neonatal transport team at time of delivery; decision made for comfort care only; physiologic data for the TRIPS score obtained >30 minutes after arrival of the transport team to the birth hospital.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Jennifer Fang, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Virginia Schuning R.N.



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