Mexican Teachers' Cohort (Estudio de Salud de las Maestras or ESMaestras)
To provide necessary and robust information to help arrest and reverse the increasing burden of chronic disease in Mexico, Latin America and other regions of the world
- Start Year
- The American Institute for Cancer Research, the National Council on Science and Technology (Mexico), the Mexican Ministry of Health, the Mexican Ministry of Education, the Social Security and Services Institute for the Employees of the State (ISSSTE), Avon and AstraZeneca.
- Follow Up
- The presence of the studied factors is assessed every 3 years through a comprehensive self-reported questionnaire; the first follow-up questionnaire was done in 2011-2014, the second follow-up questionnaire was done in 2014-2017 and the third 2017-2020.
Lajous M, Ortiz-Panozo E, Monge A, Santoyo-Vistrain R, García-Anaya A, Yunes-Díaz E, Rice MS, Blanco M, Hernández-Ávila M, Willett WC, Romieu I, López-Ridaura R. Cohort Profile: The Mexican Teachers' Cohort (MTC). Int J Epidemiol. 2017 Apr 1;46(2):e10. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv123.
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Mexican teachers
Availability of data and biosamples
Availability of access information
On the study website : http://www.esmaestras.org/
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.