Individual Study / ETFOL

Ekstrem Tidlig Født Og Lavvægtig [The Danish national study in infants with extremely low gestationalage and birthweight]

Ekstrem Tidlig Født Og Lavvægtig [The Danish national study in infants with extremely low gestationalage and birthweight]

Initiatives -
To describe and analyse neonatal care, short and long-term morbidity with special referenceto ventilatory support and chronic lung disease (CLD) in a population-based study
Start Year
1994
End Year
1995

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Jens Kamper
    Odense University Hospital

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
A structured clinical examination was made by 24 months of corrected age. Children developing impair-ments were referred to relevant subspecialists forfurther examination and special treatment.

Marker Paper

Kamper J, Feilberg Jørgensen N, Jonsbo F, Pedersen-Bjergaard L, Pryds O; Danish ETFOL Study Group. The Danish national study in infants with extremely low gestational age and birthweight (the ETFOL study): respiratory morbidity and outcome. Acta Paediatr. 2004 Feb;93(2):225-32. doi: 10.1080/08035250310022298.

PUBMED 150462791

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
477
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Extremely premature (< 28 weeks) and/or low birth weight (< 1000g) infants

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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