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MONICA Brianza

MONICA Brianza

Initiatives -
The MONICA-Brianza Cohort Study is a prospective observational study of three cohorts the interview was administered to identify smoking condition (smoker, past-smoker, occasional smoker, never smoker), number of cigarettes consumed per day and attained educational level, categorized in compulsory school and post-compulsory school. *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
1986
End Year
1990

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Marco Ferrario
    University of Insubria

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
The trends of age-gender specific prevalence of self-reported smoking habits are presented, observed in two population surveys, performed in 1986-87 and 1989-90

Marker Paper

Cesana GC, de Vito G, Ferrario M, Sega R, Mocarelli P. Trends of smoking habits in northern Italy (1986-1990). The WHO MONICA Project in Area Brianza, Italy. MONICA Area Brianza Research Group. Eur J Epidemiol. 1995;11(3):251-258. doi:10.1007/BF01719428

PUBMED 7493656

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
4,932
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Aged 25-64 years old residents in Brianza(north of Italy)

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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