This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions adolescent, pregnancy, development
Sponsor University of Brasilia
Trial identifier NCT00889551, CEPFM 022/2003


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.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Eligibility Criteria

Female participants from 12 years up to 19 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - in the HUB ambulatory of growth and development pediatric center Exclusion Criteria: - mothers who are more than 19 years old

Additional Information

Official title Pregnancy and Growth of Adolescent Mothers and Their Child
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in April 2009.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by University of Brasilia.