Individual Study / PREHCO

Puerto Rican Elderly: Health Conditions study

Puerto Rican Elderly: Health Conditions study

Initiatives -
To gather quality baseline data on issues related to the health of elderly Puerto Ricans.
Start Year
2002
End Year
2007
Funding
United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Institute on Aging (RO1 AG1620901A2)
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Ana Luisa Dávila-Román
    University of Puerto Rico
  • Dr. Prof. Alberto Palloni
    University of Wisconsin-Madison

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Baseline was in 2002-2003 and second wave of the project has been conducted in 2006-2007

Marker Paper

Palloni, Alberto, Luisa Davila, Ana, and Sanchez-Ayendez, Melba. Puerto Rican Elderly: Health Conditions (PREHCO) Project, 2002-2003, 2006-2007. Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2013-09-13. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR34596.v1

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Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
3,891
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Puerto Ricans aged over 60 years.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.icpsr.umich.edu/web/DSDR/studies/34...