Individual Study / APPROACH

The Alberta Provincial Project for Outcome Assessment in Coronary Heart Disease

The Alberta Provincial Project for Outcome Assessment in Coronary Heart Disease

Initiatives -
Patients are followed longitudinally for the determination of short and long term clinical, economic and quality of life outcomes. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
1995

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Brenda Hemmelgarn
    University of Calgary

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort
Follow Up
Monthly

Marker Paper

Ghali WA, Knudtson ML. Overview of the Alberta Provincial Project for Outcome Assessment in Coronary Heart Disease. On behalf of the APPROACH investigators. Can J Cardiol. 2000 Oct;16(10):1225-30.

PUBMED 11064296

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
3,779
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Over 64 years old

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other