Individual Study / EpiHealth

EpiHealth

EpiHealth

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Initiatives -
The primary objectives of the EpiHealth study is to provide a resource to study interactions between genotypes and lifestyle factors in a large cohort derived from the Swedish population in the age range 45-75 years regarding development of common degenerative disorders.
Start Year
2011
Supplementary Information
International HundredK+ Cohorts Consortium (IHCC) (66
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Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Professor Sölve Elmståhl
    Lund University

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Supplementary Information
https://portal.research.lu.se/portal/en/infrastructure/epihealth-cohort-study(e081cd61-c93a-4fcf-b438-735470b5acfb).html

Marker Paper

"Analyzing the situation of older family caregivers with a focus on health-related quality of life and pain: A cross-sectional cohort study Fagerström, C., Sölve Elmståhl & Lena Sandin Wranker, 2020 Mar 20, In : Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 18, 1, 79."

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
24,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Swedish women and men between the ages of 45 and 75 years old.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://snd.gu.se/en/catalogue/study/ext0087