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Muscatine Study

Muscatine Study

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Initiatives -
To determine the distribution of the serum cholesterol and triglyceride levels, the blood pressure, and excess body weight in a school-age population. **General contact: cph-muscatinestudy@uiowa.edu**
Start Year
1970
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Professor Trudy Burns
    University of Iowa

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Individuals who had been examined during childhood were again examined at ages 20 to 38 years. In 2019 participants were recontacted, 6424 were surveyed.

Marker Paper

Lauer RM, Connor WE, Leaverton PE, Reiter MA, Clarke WR. Coronary heart disease risk factors in school children: the Muscatine study. J Pediatr. 1975 May;86(5):697-706. doi: 10.1016/s0022-3476(75)80353-2.

PUBMED 1133650

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
11,377
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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