Strong Heart Study

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005134
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: May 1, 2009
Last verified: May 2009
  Purpose

To determine morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular disease among American Indians and to compare cardiovascular disease risk factor levels among Indian groups living in different geographic areas.


Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Atherosclerosis
Asthma
Carotid Artery Diseases
Coronary Disease
Hypercholesterolemia
Hypertension
Diabetes Mellitus
Obesity

Study Type: Observational

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Further study details as provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI):

Study Start Date: September 1988
Study Completion Date: December 2005
Primary Completion Date: December 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 74 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

No eligibility criteria

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00005134

Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Investigator: Lyle Best U.S. P.H.S. Aberdeen Area Indian Health Services
Investigator: Richard Devereux Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Investigator: Barbara Howard Medlantic Research Foundation
Investigator: Elisa Lee University of Oklahoma
Investigator: Jean MacCluer Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005134     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1004
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: May 1, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arteriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Carotid Artery Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Diabetes Mellitus
Heart Diseases
Hypercholesterolemia
Hypertension
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Dyslipidemias
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Hyperlipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 20, 2014