Research Study

Association between menstrual cycle phases and exposure to environmental contaminants.
Principal Investigator 
Jerilynn Prior

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Menstruation
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Nov 26, 2019
Locations 
Diamond Health Care Centre
Name/Title 
Constance Bos, Research Coordinator
Phone 
604-875-5960
Email Address 
cycles.cemcor@ubc.ca
Purpose of Study 

The purpose of this study is to determine whether the susceptibility of women to environment exposures, and their urinary elimination differ between follicular and luteal phases of menstrual cycle.

Eligibility 

Women aged 19-35 years who have menstruated in the last three months and have not taken exogenous hormones (CHC, levonorgestrel-releasing IUD, estrogen or progestin or progesterone) within the last three months may participate.

Disclaimer 

Study Coordinators and Research Nurses cannot give medical advice over the phone. Telephone numbers and email addresses are provided for obtaining additional information on specific research studies only. If you have specific questions which require clinical expertise, please call your primary care physician.