Health Effects of PAH & ETS in Minority Women and Newborns

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified August 2002 by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS).
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Identifier:
First received: August 9, 2002
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: August 2002

A molecular epidemiologic study of African American and Hispanic mothers and newborns to investigate the role of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and environmental tobacco smoke in procarcinogenic and developmental damage.

Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Aromatic
Tobacco Smoke Pollution

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal

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Further study details as provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):

Study Start Date: August 1997
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2001

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 35 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

African American or Dominican women , ages 18-35, must be pregnant and non-smokers

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00043498

United States, New York
New York-Presbyterian Hospital Recruiting
New York, New York, United States, 10032
Contact: Frederica Perera, Dr.PH    212-304-7280      
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00043498     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 8977-CP-001
Study First Received: August 9, 2002
Last Updated: June 23, 2005
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

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