Vulnerability of the Fetus/Infant to PAH, PM2.5 AND ETS.

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified September 2006 by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS).
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Identifier:
First received: September 3, 2002
Last updated: September 1, 2006
Last verified: September 2006

The goal of this study is to examine the effects of in utero and postnatal exposure to environmental pollutants in a cohort of pregnant women and their newborns in Krakow, Poland


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal

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

Estimated Enrollment: 480
Study Start Date: February 2000
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2004

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 40 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion criteria:

  • Pregnant women between 18 and 40 years old
  • Resided for at least 1 year within proximity to air monitoring station

Exclusion criteria:

  • Smoking/ illicit drugs
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • Occupational exposure
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00044603

United States, New York
Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave. #B-109
New York City, New York, United States, 10032
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00044603     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10165-CP-001
Study First Received: September 3, 2002
Last Updated: September 1, 2006
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):
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