Individual Study / OULU 1945

Born in Oulu in 1945 (OULU 1945)

Born in Oulu in 1945 (OULU 1945)

Initiatives -
The studies on aging populations in Oulu were started in 1990 and 2000 for individuals born in 1935 (Oulu35) and 1945 (Oulu45) respectively. The aim was to find solutions to maintain individuals’ health, well-being and ability to function. **NFBCprojectcenter@oulu.fi**
Start Year
2000
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Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Minna Ruddock
    University of Oulu

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
The data were collected through interviews, structured questionnaire and clinical measurements.The follow-up data from the age of 57 until 70 years .

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
1,332
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
N=1,332 (men 614, women 718). Persons who were born in 1945 and residing in the city of Oulu in northern Finland

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.oulu.fi/nfbc/othercohorts