Individual Study / MONICA Warsaw

MONICA Warsaw

MONICA Warsaw

Initiatives -
The WHO Multinational MONItoring of Trends and Determinants in CArdiovascular Disease (MONICA) Project was the most comprehensive approach to better understanding disease etiology, incidence and trends at the population level.
Start Year
1985
End Year
1998
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Anna Waśkiewicz
    National Institute of Cardiology

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Samples screened in 1983–84 and 1987–89, 1994-95. Median follow-up (interquartile range) : 10 years

Marker Paper

Waśkiewicz A, Sygnowska E, Drygas W. Relationship between alcohol consumption and cardiovascular mortality--the Warsaw Pol-MONICA Project. Kardiol Pol. 2004 Jun;60(6):552-62; discussion 563. English, Polish.

PUBMED 15334155

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
9,835
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Aged 35-64 years

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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