Japan Nurses’ Health Study
- Start Year
- Scientific Research (B: 14370133, 18390195) from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, and by the grants from the Japan Menopause Society.
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- Participants to be followed-up for ten years were mailed the annual JNHS newsletter and biennial follow-up questionnaires.
Hayashi K, Mizunuma H, Fujita T, et al. Design of the Japan Nurses' Health Study: a prospective occupational cohort study of women's health in Japan. Industrial Health. 2007 Oct;45(5):679-686. DOI: 10.2486/indhealth.45.679.
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
Availability of data and biosamples