China Hypertension Survey Epidemiology Follow-up Study (CHEFS)
Examine the relationship between level of Blood Pressure (BP) and incidence of End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD).
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- Grant-in-Aid (9750612N)from the American Heart Association (Dallas, TX) and partially sup-ported by a grant (U01 DK60963) from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, the National Institutes ofHealth (Bethesda, MD) and by a grant (1999-272) from the ChineseMinistry of Health (Beijing, China) and by the Chinese Academy ofMedical Sciences (Beijing, China). K.R. was partially supported bygrant P20-RR17659 from the National Center for Research Resources, acomponent of the National Institutes of Health.
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- Baseline data from 1991. Follow-up evaluations were conducted in 1991 to 2000 and included interviewing participants or proxies and obtaining medical records and death certificates for ESRD cases.
Reynolds K, Gu D, Muntner P, Kusek JW, Chen J, Wu X, Duan X, Chen CS, Klag MJ, Whelton PK, He J. A population-based, prospective study of blood pressure and risk for end-stage renal disease in China. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 Jun;18(6):1928-35. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2006111199.
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Number of participants
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Availability of data and biosamples
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.