Copenhagen City Heart
The original purpose of the study was to focus on prevention of coronary heart disease and stroke. During the years many other aspects have been added to the study: pulmonary diseases, heart failure, arrhythmia, alcohol, arthrosis, eye diseases, allergy, epilepsia, dementia, stress, vital exhaustion, social network, sleep-apnoe, ageing and genetics.
- Start Year
- End Year
- Bispebjerg Hospital
- Study design
- Patients' cohort
- Follow Up
- Participants have been examined in five waves: 1976-78, 1981-83.1991-94, 2001-02 and 2011-14.
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Inhabitants aged 20 years or older living in a central part of Copenhagen (Østerbro)
Availability of data and biosamples
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.