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The authors report no conflict of interest.
This study was funded by a research grant from Laborie Medical Technologies Corp, Portsmouth, NH.
The use of Research Electronic Data Capture in this study was supported by a grant (grant number UL1TR000445) from National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences/National Institutes of Health.
This study was registered on ClinicalTrials.gov (identifier: NCT04797637; https://register.clinicaltrials.gov/prs/app/action/SelectProtocol?sid=S000AGS9&selectaction=Edit&uid=U0005K6D&ts=5&cx=-f2de8x). The date of registration was on March 9, 2021. The date of initial participant enrollment was on April 1, 2021.
Individual patient data, including the data dictionary, will be made available on request with appropriate data use agreements in place. However, only deidentified patient data will be shared. Moreover, the study protocol and statistical analysis plan will be available on request. Data will be available after publication of the analyses related to the primary outcome. Data will be shared with the investigators for meta-analyses or collaboration as a Stata .dta file.
This study was accepted for presentation as an oral abstract at the 43rd annual pregnancy meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, San Francisco, CA, February 6–11, 2023.
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Cite this article as: Zuckerwise LC, Mulhall JC, Thompson JL, et al. Effect of panniculus elevation device on postoperative pain after cesarean delivery: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM 2023;XX:x.ex–x.ex.