Individual Study / Mangesh S Pednekar_ Am J Hypertens_2009

Mumbai Cohort Study

Mumbai Cohort Study

Initiatives -
To determine all-cause and circulatory system (cardiovascular)–related mortality in subjects with different grades of hypertension. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
1991
End Year
2003
Funding
International Agency for research on cancer, Lyon, France (collaborative research Agreement DeP/89/12), the clinical trial Service Unit of the University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, and the World Health organization Geneva, Switzerland

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr Mangesh S. Pednekar
    Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
An active house-to-house follow-up was conducted on average 5.5 years after the baseline survey, from 1997 to 2003. (individuals recruited in 1991-1997)

Marker Paper

Pednekar MS, Gupta R, Gupta PC. Association of blood pressure and cardiovascular mortality in India: Mumbai cohort study. Am J Hypertens. 2009 Oct;22(10):1076-84. doi: 10.1038/ajh.2009.131.

PUBMED 19629050

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
148,173
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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