Individual Study / RICARTO study

RIesgo CARdiovascular TOledo

RIesgo CARdiovascular TOledo

Initiatives -
The main aim of this study is to ascertain the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors (CVRF), target organ damage (TOD), cardiovascular disease (CVD), as well as life habits (physical exercise, alcohol consumption, and Mediterranean diet) in the population of a Health Area in Toledo, Spain, to assess cardiovascular risk (CVR). *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
2011
End Year
2016
Funding
Consejería de Sanidad de Castilla-La Mancha , Fundación de la Sociedad Española de Médicos de Atención Primaria
Supplementary Information

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Professor Antonio Segura Fragoso
    Universidad Castilla La Mancha

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
5 years

Marker Paper

Segura-Fragoso, A., Rodríguez-Padial, L., Alonso-Moreno, F. J., Villarín-Castro, A., Rojas-Martelo, G. A., Rodríguez-Roca, G. C., & Sánchez-Pérez, M. (2019). Medidas antropométricas de obesidad general y central y capacidad discriminativa sobre el riesgo cardiovascular: estudio RICARTO. Medicina de Familia. SEMERGEN, 45(5), 323-332. DOI: 10.1016/j.semerg.2019.02.013

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
1,309
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Aged over 18 years

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other