CHAMACOS, A Longitudinal Birth Cohort Study: Lessons from the Fields

@article{Eskenazi2003CHAMACOSAL,
  title={CHAMACOS, A Longitudinal Birth Cohort Study: Lessons from the Fields},
  author={B. Eskenazi and A. Bradman and E. A. Gladstone and K. Birch and N. Holland},
  journal={Journal of Children's Health},
  year={2003},
  volume={1},
  pages={3-27}
}
In the year 2000, the US Congress passed the Children’s Health Act directing the nation to conduct a national birth cohort study of environmental influences on children’s health and development. In anticipation of the National Children’s Study, lessons can be learned from current smaller birth cohort studies. For example, NIEHS and EPA have funded 12 Centers for Children’s Environmental Health Research, a number of which are conducting longitudinal birth cohort studies to understand the… Expand
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