TITLE

First trimester fetal growth restriction and cardiovascular risk factors in school age children: population based cohort study

AUTHOR(S)
Jaddoe, Vincent W. V.; de Jonge, Layla L.; Hofman, Albert; Franco, Oscar H.; Steegers, Eric A. P.; Gaillard, Romy
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal;2/15/2014, Vol. 348 Issue 7945, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research which investigated link between first trimester fetal growth impairment and cardiovascular outcomes in school age children. It describes selection and participation of both mothers and children in detailed cardiovascular follow-up studies and cardiovascular outcomes recorded which include blood pressure and insulin measures. It also explores the longitudinal growth analyses performed and the potential application of study results in high risk populations.
ACCESSION #
94444225

 

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