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Cohort details

Identification
Cohort name: Aarhus Birth Cohort
Country: Denmark
Principal investigator: Tine Brink Henriksen
Contact for environmental exposures: Bodil Hammer Bech (BHB@SOCI.AU.DK)
Cohort website: N/A
Basic information
Source population: Region-based
Describe selection:
Geographical coverage: All pregnancies in an unselected population of about 300.000 inhabitants-Denmark
Calendar period: 1990-ongoing
Enrolment Status: Ongoing
Developmental period of enrolment:
  • Pre-pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Pregnancy weeks: 12-19w
  • Birth
  • Postnatal
Expected number of participants at enrolment when enrolment completed:
  • Mothers: 93000
  • Fathers: 2500
  • Children: 93000
Expected duration of follow-up: both studies have not plan to stop the recruitment
Enrolment criteria: - Inclusion: all pregnant women intending to give birth at The Department of Obstetric and Gynecology, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark
Type of data collection
  Pregnancy Birth Post Natal
  First
trimester
Second
trimester
Third
trimester
  0-6
months
7-18
months
18-60
months
5-10
years
10+
years
Child
Questionnaire Exposures - - - - - - - - -
Questionnaire Outcomes - - - X - - - - -
Cord Blood       2500          
Blood - - - - - - - - -
Urine - - - - - - - - -
Hair - - - - - - - - -
Nails - - - - - - - - -
Saliva - - - - - - - - -
Breast Milk       - - - -    
Father
Questionnaire Exposures - - - - - - - - -
Questionnaire Outcomes - - - - - - - - -
Cord Blood       -          
Blood - 4500 - - - - - - -
Urine - - - - - - - - -
Hair - - - - - - - - -
Nails - - - - - - - - -
Saliva - - - - - - - - -
Breast Milk       - - - -    
Mother
Questionnaire Exposures X X - - - - - - -
Questionnaire Outcomes - - - X - - - - -
Cord Blood       -          
Blood - 4500 - - - - - - -
Urine - - - - - - - - -
Hair - - - - - - - - -
Nails - - - - - - - - -
Saliva - - - - - - - - -
Breast Milk       - - - -    
Other information
Have genetic analysis been performed: ---
Addresses available: ---
Were these addresses geocoded:
Time activity patterns:
  • Child
    • Questionnaire: No
    • Diary: No
  • Mother
    • Questionnaire: No
    • Diary: No
Sociodemographic variables:
  • Mother's social class: No
  • Father's social class: No
  • Mother's education: Yes
  • Father's education: No
  • Mother's ethnic origin: No
  • Father's ethnic origin: No
  • Maternal age: Yes
  • Paternal age: Yes
  • Social class coding system:
  • Household income: No
  • Parity: Yes
  • Birth order: Yes
  • Child sex: Yes
Breastfeeding:
  • Weeks of breastfeeding: No
  • Weeks of exclusive breastfeeding: No
Diet and physical exercise:
  • Dietary assessments: No
    • FFQ: No
    • 24h recall: No
    • Other dietary assessment: No
    • Child: No
    • Mother: No
  • Assessment of physical exercise: No
    • Questionnaire: No
    • Measurement: No
    • Child: No
    • Mother: No
Medical history:
  • Family history: No
  • Pre-Pregnancy medical history: Yes
  • Pregnancy complications:
    • Blood preasure measurements: Yes
    • Maternal hypertension: Yes
    • Preeclampsia: Yes
  • Maternal allergic history: No
  • Maternal pregnancy weight, height: No
  • Paternal allergic history: No
  • Paternal weight, height: No
  • Maternal pre-pregnancy weight, height: Yes
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