Northern Sweden Health and Disease Study - The Northen Sweden Monica Project
- Start Year
- End Year
- Grants from Norrbotten and Vasterbotten County Councils, the Swedish Research Council (MFR), the Joint Committee of Northern Sweden Health Care Region (Visare Norr), the Heart and Chest Foundation, the Stroke fund, King Gustaf V’s and Queen Victoria’s Foundation, the Vardal Foundation and the Social Sciences Research Council.
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- Study design
- Population cohort
Eriksson M, Holmgren L, Janlert U, Jansson JH, Lundblad D, Stegmayr B, Söderberg S, Eliasson M. Large improvements in major cardiovascular risk factors in the population of northern Sweden: the MONICA study 1986-2009. J Intern Med. 2011 Feb;269(2):219-31. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2796.2010.02312.x. Epub 2010 Dec 15.
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Randomized selection of the population in the counties of Västerbotten and Norrbotten in Northern Sweden(age range was 25-64 years in 1986)