Hispanic and White Women's Cardiovascular Health
To elucidate the influence of ethnicity and socioeconomic status (SES) on women's cardiovascular health, using recently completed risk factor and mortality data from the Stanford Five-City Project.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Natural History|
|Study Start Date:||September 1996|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||August 1998|
Two data sets were used to evaluate the specific aims: (1) survey risk factor data (e.g., blood pressure, cholesterol, blood lipids, smoking, etc.) on over 4500 girls and women; and (2) surveillance mortality data on over 1800 women.