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Pregnancy and Growth of Adolescent Mothers and Their Child

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 April 2009 by University of Brasilia.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
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University of Brasilia Identifier:
First received: April 28, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: April 2009
History: No changes posted

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.


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

Further study details as provided by University of Brasilia:


Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 19 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes 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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • in the HUB ambulatory of growth and development pediatric center

Exclusion Criteria:

  • mothers who are more than 19 years old
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00889551

Braslia University Hospital
Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil, 70840901
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Brasilia
  More Information Identifier: NCT00889551     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CEPFM 022/2003
Study First Received: April 28, 2009
Last Updated: April 28, 2009 processed this record on April 26, 2017