Lead Exposure, Genetics, and Osteoporosis Epidemiology

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00013637
First received: March 26, 2001
Last updated: September 1, 2006
Last verified: September 2006
  Purpose

This study's primary objective is to assess the effects of environmental lead exposures and genetic risk factors on the development of osteoporosis in middle-aged women.


Condition
Osteoporosis

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

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

Estimated Enrollment: 650
Study Start Date: September 1998
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2003
  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Healthy participants in the Nurses' Health Study who live in the greater Boston metropolitan area.

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00013637

Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00013637     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 8074-CP-001
Study First Received: March 26, 2001
Last Updated: September 1, 2006
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

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

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoporosis
Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases

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