The objectives of the DAN-MONICA study were to measure the trends in cardiovascular mortality, coronary heart disease and cerebrovascular disease morbidity, and to assess the extent to which these trends are related to changes in known risk factors, daily living habits, health care, and major socioeconomic features.
- Start Year
- End Year
- Local sources of funding. Activity within the MCCs was not funded by WHO which funded coordination work only.
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- Data from men and women of ages 30, 40, 50 and 60 y, examined in 1982-4, in 1986-7, and in 1991-2, were analysed to estimate trends.
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- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Danish population.
Availability of data and biosamples
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.