The Northern Sweden Health and Disease Study Cohort - Va ̈ sterbotten Intervention Programme
The VIP is a long-term project intended for health promotion of the population in the county of Va ̈ sterbotten
- Start Year
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- From 1994 a second sample (and questionnaire) has been taken with a 10-year interval of the individuals within the cohort. The material is supplemented with samples from a local mammary screening programme. From 1997 repeated screening has started within the mammary screening programme with sampling every second year, in the age group 50 – 69 years within the county.
Hallmans G, Agren A, Johansson G, Johansson A, Stegmayr B, Jansson JH, Lindahl B, Rolandsson O, Söderberg S, Nilsson M, Johansson I, Weinehall L. Cardiovascular disease and diabetes in the Northern Sweden Health and Disease Study Cohort - evaluation of risk factors and their interactions. Scand J Public Health Suppl. 2003;61:18-24. doi: 10.1080/14034950310001432.
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
Availability of data and biosamples
Availability of access information
On the study website : https://www.umu.se/en/biobank-research-unit/pro...
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.