Individual Study / CPP

Collaborative Perinatal Project

Collaborative Perinatal Project

Initiatives -
To investigate: 1. the conditions of the pregnancy itself, such as infection, trauma, drug reactions or the progress of labor. These include normal and abnormal physiology of pregnancy, labor and delivery; 2. the environmental factors- social and economic conditions, emotional stress, or medical care- influencing parents; 3. the biological factors – age, medical and reproductive history, immunologic characteristics – in parents; 4. the genetic background of the parents.
Start Year
1959
Funding
National Institute of Health
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Mark A. Klebanoff
    National Institutes of Health

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
The fraction of surviving children successfully followed was 88% at one year, 75% at four years and 79% at seven years.

Marker Paper

Klebanoff M. A. (2009). The Collaborative Perinatal Project: a 50-year retrospective. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology, 23(1), 2–8. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3016.2008.00984.x

PUBMED 19228308

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals
  • Families

Number of participants

Number of participants
50,000
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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