Incidence of Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Mexican Americans
To determine the incidence of type II diabetes and cardiovascular disease among Mexican-American and non-Hispanic whites in a 15 to 24 year follow-up of the San Antonio Heart Study 1 participants. Also, to perform a 15 to 24 year mortality follow-up of the cohort and to examine the "Hispanic paradox".
Death, Sudden, Cardiac
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Diabetes Mellitus, Non-insulin Dependent
|Study Start Date:||August 1987|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||July 2003|
|Investigator:||Michael Stern||University of Texas|