Prenatal PCB Exposure

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Identifier:
First received: March 6, 2001
Last updated: April 13, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
This project is designed to investigate the association between prenatal exposure to environmental contaminants on cognitive development of school-age children

Maternal Exposure

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prenatal PCB Exposure and Cognitive Development

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

Estimated Enrollment: 224
Study Start Date: September 1999
Study Completion Date: August 2009
Primary Completion Date: August 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Pregnant mothers carrying full-term infants between 1991 and 1994. No longer recruiting. This is not a clinical trial. This is an epidemiological study.
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  More Information Identifier: NCT00012428     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9815-CP-001 
Study First Received: March 6, 2001
Last Updated: April 13, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):
Cognitive development
Prenatal exposure
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