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Formal Study Name

An Observational Study of Hepatitis C Virus in Pregnancy

Primary Principal Investigator

Dwight Rouse

Additional Principal Investigator

Brenna Hughes

Study Information

This multi-center observational study examines risk factors for HCV transmission from mother to baby. 

Women who screen positive for Hepatitis C Virus and are less than 24 weeks pregnant are asked to consent to this observational study as a case. For each case enrolled, we are seeking as well two "controls" or pregnant women who screen negative for HCV.

See study details on ClinicalTrials.gov


Eligibility Criteria

Pregnant women who present at less than 24 weeks with positive HCV screening.


Compensation/Reimbursement

Cases $10 at enrollment $10 at each(2) prenatal visit, A case of newborn disposable diapers for the delivery procedure.





Organization
Women & Infants

Area of Study
Maternal Fetal Medicine

Recruitment Status
Open

Recruitment End Date
04/01/2019