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Health2006 - an Observational Study of Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Asthma and Allergy

2014-08-27 03:45:08 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim is to assess the population prevalence of risk factors for different chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis, asthma, and allergy. Risk factors include genetic and serologic biomarkers, questionnaire data on health and lifestyle. There are many hypotheses under study for each research field.

Description

A population-based random sample of persons living in Copenhagen is drawn from the Danish Civil Registration System and invited for a health examination including blood sample drawing, measurement of lung function, serologic and genetic biomarkers, questionnaires on lifestyle and health. The study will form the basis for research within many different areas such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, asthma, and allergy.

Study Design

Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Cardiovascular Disease

Location

Research Centre for Prevention and Health
Copenhagen
Glostrup
Denmark
DK-2600

Status

Recruiting

Source

Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:45:08-0400

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