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Intergenerational Transmission of Terror

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified November 2006 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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Hadassah Medical Organization Identifier:
First received: April 30, 2006
Last updated: November 29, 2006
Last verified: November 2006
Our aim is examine avenues by which mothers can transmit their trauma to their children.

Condition Phase
Stress Disorders
Phase 1

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma From Terror: A Developmental Perspective

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Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Estimated Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: May 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2008
Detailed Description:
The goal of the study is to test for genetic bases and Gene x Environment interactions on the development of difficulties, particularly stress disorders, in young children whose mother were exposed to terror before they were born.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women who were exposed to terror in the last 5 years
  • Matched Controls

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Does not speak Hebrew or English
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00320437

Contact: David Mankuta, MD MHA 00 972 507 874788
Contact: Hadas Lemberg, PhD 00 972 2 677572

Hadassah University Hospital Not yet recruiting
Jerusalem, Ein Kerem, Israel, 91120
Contact: David Mankuta, MD MHA    00 972 507 874788   
Contact: Hadas Lemberg, PhD    00 972 2 6776095   
Principal Investigator: David Mankuta, MD MHA         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Principal Investigator: Steven Faraone, PhD State University of New York - Upstate Medical University
  More Information Identifier: NCT00320437     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: terror HMO-CTIL
Study First Received: April 30, 2006
Last Updated: November 29, 2006

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
Gene x Environment Interaction

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries processed this record on April 28, 2017