Pregnancy and Growth of Adolescent Mothers and Their Child

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified April 2009 by University of Brasilia.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Brasilia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00889551
First received: April 28, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: April 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

This study intends to observe the epidemiology of pregnancy and growth of adolescent mothers and their child in their first year on the development and growth ambulatory at Brasilia University Hospital (HUB).

The study hypothesis is that adolescent growth is disturbed by a pregnancy in this age. Another hypothesis is that their child's growth and development could be obstructed.


Condition
Adolescent
Pregnancy
Development

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Pregnancy and Growth of Adolescent Mothers and Their Child

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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 19 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

adolescent mothers and their child that are in the ambulatory of growth and development in the pediatrics center of Braslia University Hospital - HUB

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • in the HUB ambulatory of growth and development pediatric center

Exclusion Criteria:

  • mothers who are more than 19 years old
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00889551

Locations
Brazil
Braslia University Hospital
Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil, 70840901
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Brasilia
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00889551     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CEPFM 022/2003
Study First Received: April 28, 2009
Last Updated: April 28, 2009
Health Authority: Brazil: Ethics Committee

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 21, 2014