Individual Study / Hack_Pediatr Res_2005

Blood pressure among very low birth weight ( <1.5 kg) young adults (Cleveland, USA APIC cohort)

Blood pressure among very low birth weight ( <1.5 kg) young adults (Cleveland, USA APIC cohort)

Initiatives -
The objective was to compare the blood pressure of 20-y-old very low birth weight (VLBW; < 1.5 kg) individuals with that of normal birth weight (NBW) control individuals. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study. *

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Maureen Hack
    Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Hack M, Schluchter M, Cartar L, et al. Blood pressure among very low birth weight ( <1.5 kg) young adults.Pediatr Res. 2005;58(4):677-684. doi:10.1203/01.PDR.0000180551.93470.56

PUBMED 16192252

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
418
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Individuals who were born between 1977 and 1979

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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