Individual Study / AAA

Uppsala Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Uppsala Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Initiatives -
To find biomarkers for the cause and progression of the disease and consequently find medical alternatives for treatment.
Start Year
2006
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Anders Wanhainen
    Uppsala University

Design

Study design
Case-control

Marker Paper

Wanhainen A, Svensjö S, Tillberg M, Mani K, Björck M. Screening för bukaortaaneurysm Uppsala. Goda erfarenheter av de första fyra aren--resten av Sverige ar på väg [Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening in Uppsala. Good experiences from the first four years--the rest of Sweden on its way]. Lakartidningen. 2010;107(38):2232-2236.

PUBMED 21043165

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
26,256
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Swedish men - aged 65 years

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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Availability of access information

By contacting the study representative