Various aspects of the environment of the mother and child may have major influences on the health and development of the child. Long-term influences can even affect chronic diseases of adulthood. Here we describe the major psychosocial and physical environmental factors that should be measured in longitudinal birth cohort studies.
|Translated title of the contribution||Choice of environmental components for a longitudinal birth cohort study|
|Pages (from-to)||134 - 153|
|Number of pages||20|
|Journal||Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2009|