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A Population-based Investigation of Related Factors of Birth Weight in China

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02105051
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2014 by Chao Chen, Chinese Neonatal Network.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : April 7, 2014
Last Update Posted : April 7, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Chao Chen, Chinese Neonatal Network

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to establish Chinese neonatal network to investigate current situation of neonatal birth weight and related factors. We investigated the risk factors such as sex, gestational age, region, nation, altitude, place of residence, maternal occupation, education level of mother, maternal age, maternal pregnancy diseases and multiple births.

Condition or disease
Risk Factors Birth Weight

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Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2014

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. birth weight [ Time Frame: 2 year ]

Information from the National Library of Medicine

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 1 Day   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
We continuously collected the information of live births in participating hospitals of Chinese neonatal network during the study period

Inclusion Criteria:

  • live births
  • Gestational age between 24 weeks and 43 weeks

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Major malformation
  • Physical deformity
  • Fetal edema
  • Body mass diagnosed in prenatal ultrasound
  • Acute blood loss during delivery

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02105051

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Contact: Chao Chen, PhD +8618017591099

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Children's hospital of Fudan University Recruiting
Shanghai, China, 201102
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chinese Neonatal Network

Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Chao Chen, director of neonatal department in Children's hospital of Fudan University ,professor,Chairman of Chinese neonatal network, Chinese Neonatal Network Identifier: NCT02105051    
Other Study ID Numbers: ChNN-001
First Posted: April 7, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 7, 2014
Last Verified: April 2014
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Birth Weight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms