Science Inventory

CTEPP STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE FOR COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INTERVIEW DATA (SOP-2.21)

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Citation:

CTEPP STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE FOR COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INTERVIEW DATA (SOP-2.21).

Impact/Purpose:

The CTEPP study is the largest aggregate exposure study of preschool children (ages 2 to 5 years) conducted in the United States. The CTEPP study was designed in part to fill in critical data gaps on young children’s exposures to pesticides in response to the Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) of 1996.

Description:

This SOP describes the general method for collecting personal interview data from the child's parent (and the day care center staff, if applicable). Study participants, both parents and day care center teachers, will be interviewed by the project staff at a scheduled appointment time. Survey instruments to be completed through the interviews include: (1) Pre-Monitoring Questionnaire (Forms #4 and #5), (2) Post-Monitoring Questionnaire (Forms #6 and #7), and (3) House/Building Characteristics Observation Survey (Forms #2 and #3).

URLs/Downloads:

HEDS STUDIES

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NORTH CAROLINA STUDY DIRECTORY

OHIO STUDY DIRECTORY

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (UNPUBLISHED REPORT)
Product Published Date: 10/05/1999
Record Last Revised: 09/29/2011
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 76455

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL EXPOSURE RESEARCH LABORATORY

HUMAN EXPOSURE AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES DIVISION

EXPOSURE MEASUREMENTS & ANALYSIS BRANCH