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NCS Releases Vanguard Study Recruitment Overview
The National Children’s Study (NCS) has released a Data Brief providing analysis of recruitment approaches from three phases of its pilot Vanguard Study: the Initial Vanguard Study phase, the Alternate Recruitment Sub-study, and the Provider-Based Sampling Sub-study.
More information on this Data Brief.
NCS Researchers Outline Strategies for Recruiting American Indian and Alaska Native Participants
Because scientists believe the placenta is so important to development and can provide important information about the environment of the fetus, the National Children’s Study (NCS) has collected, stored, and analyzed placentas from women in the Vanguard Study.
Read more about Placenta Studies.