Prenatal exposure to pyrethroid insecticides and birth outcomes in Rural Northern China

@article{Ding2015PrenatalET,
  title={Prenatal exposure to pyrethroid insecticides and birth outcomes in Rural Northern China},
  author={Guodong Ding and Chang Yi Cui and Limei Chen and Yu Gao and Yijun Zhou and Rong Shi and Ying Tian},
  journal={Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={25},
  pages={264-270}
}
Although pyrethroid insecticides are widely used, little is known about potential adverse effects on fetal growth. Participating 454 mother–infant pairs were recruited from a prospective birth cohort in rural northern China between September 2010 and 2012. We measured five non-specific pyrethroid metabolites in maternal urine at delivery and examined their… CONTINUE READING