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Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS)

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About the study

To determine the extent to which known risk factors predict coronary heart disease and stroke in the elderly, to assess the precipitants of coronary heart disease and stroke in the elderly, and to identify the predictors of mortality and functional impairments in clinical coronary disease or stroke.
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Who can take part

You may be eligible to participate in the study if you meet the following criteria:

INCLUSION CRITERIA

    EXCLUSION CRITERIA

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      Study’s details


      Contition

      Cardiovascular Diseases,Cerebrovascular Accident,Coronary Disease,Diabetes Mellitus,Heart Diseases,Heart Failure, Congestive,Hypertension

      Age

      65+

      Participants needed

      5888

      Est. Completion Date

      Oct 2024

      Treatment type

      Observational


      Sponsor

      National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

      ClinicalTrials.gov identifier

      NCT00005133

      Study number

      1003

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