- Start Year
Visit MONICA Catalonia
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- Baseline examinations were carried out in 1986-1988 for cohort 1 (Round 1) of N=2,571, response rate was 74%. Cohort 2 (Round 1) was collected in 1990-1992 (N=2,936), response rate was 67%.Follow up until 1997 for Cohort 1 and until 1999 for Cohort 2 was achieved through follow up questionnaires and record linkage with MONICA registers, national mortality index register and hospital discharge registers.
Sans S, Puigdefábregas A, Paluzie G, Monterde D, Balaguer-Vintró I. Increasing trends of acute myocardial infarction in Spain: the MONICA-Catalonia Study. Eur Heart J. 2005;26(5):505-515. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehi068
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Participants are from metropolitan area of Barcelona, Spain and aged 35-74 years old.
Availability of data and biosamples