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Title
An Observational Study of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)  in Pregnancy

Formal Study Name
An Observational Study of Hepatitis C Virus in Pregnancy

Organization
Women & Infants

Research Type
Clinical

Primary Principal Investigator

Additional Principal Investigator

Area of Study
Maternal Fetal Medicine


Eligibility Criteria

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


Recruitment Status
Open

Recruitment End Date
04/01/2019

Study Start Date
10/01/2012

Description

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


Contact Information

Phone: Network pager 401-452-6614 or Research Hotline 401-274-1122 ext 41533

Email: dallard@wihri.org


Compensation/Reimbursement

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