Individual Study / MATISS

Malattle Aterosclerotiche Istituto Superiore di Sanità

Malattle Aterosclerotiche Istituto Superiore di Sanità

Initiatives -
To evaluate the effectiveness primary prevention interventions on risk factors in chronic degenerative diseases.
Start Year
1983
End Year
1996
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Chiara Donfrancesco
    Istituto Superiore di Sanità,

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Baseline in 1983. Participants were reviewed in 1986-87 and1993-96.

Marker Paper

Ursu SC, Pannozzo F, Palmieri L, Vestri A, Lo Noce C, Giampaoli S. Incidenza di malattie cardiovascolari maggiori e tumori nella coorte longitudinale del Progetto MATISS in persone con differente profilo di rischio cardiovascolare [Cardiovascular diseases and cancer incidence in general population: results from MATISS cohort]. Epidemiol Prev. 2016;40(6):433-438. doi:10.19191/EP16.6.P433.124

PUBMED 27919150

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
8,512
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
General population cohort enrolled in 4 municipalities in central Italy, aged 20-80 years.

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