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Thursday, 29 March 2012
The state of the INMA cohort of Gipuzkoa
For this reason we connect with heme Puesto Nerea Lertxundi for us to tell them a bit origins of this article and the reality of the INMA cohort of Guipúzcoa. Nerea, Licenciado in Psicilogía and professor of methodology, the article explains, "objectives INMA and the INMA Project Specific characteristics of the cohort INMA."
Nerea remind itself that the recruitment phase of the cohort of Guipúzcoa Started in 2006, 630 Women of information recogiendo embarazadas Zumarraga in the hospital, and, "after to pick up information about embarazo, Birth of girls and children, at 14 and 26 months of age, the seguimiento realizando Currently it is in 4 years. "This research highlights that INMA in turn in each of the phases has to pick up information referente in different environmental pollutants and diet.
High level of MeHg
Among the most hits out interesantes fits them high level of MeHg in them encontrados analysis of umbilical cords of the erotic, since you have 64.7% of the Women presentaban value greater than 6.4 micrograms per liter. These values ??exceed the edge (5.8 micrograms per liter), as establecidos confident by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency).
At heights yet, Nerea remind that "the cohort of researchers them Guipuzkoa recalcan recogiendo the importance of following information in the later stage and I very specially the shares of all the families who, with his interest and esfuerzo, makes possible the continuidad the Project ".
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