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Incidence of Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Mexican Americans

This study has been completed.
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National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Identifier:
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: January 2005

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".

Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Myocardial Infarction
Angina Pectoris
Death, Sudden, Cardiac
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Coronary Disease
Diabetes Mellitus, Non-insulin Dependent
Diabetes Mellitus

Study Type: Observational

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

Study Start Date: August 1987
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2003
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Ages Eligible for Study:   24 Years to 64 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

No eligibility criteria

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00005205

Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigator: Michael Stern University of Texas
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Publications: Identifier: NCT00005205     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1084
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: June 23, 2005
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Angina Pectoris
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Death, Sudden
Death, Sudden, Cardiac
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Heart Diseases
Myocardial Infarction
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Chest Pain
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Heart Arrest
Metabolic Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Nervous System Diseases processed this record on November 25, 2014