Individual Study / SLÁN

Survey of Lifestyle and Nutrition

Survey of Lifestyle and Nutrition

Initiatives -
SLÁN was a series of surveys commissioned by the Department of Health and designed to produce baseline information for the ongoing surveillance of health and lifestyle behaviours in the Irish population. **issda@ucd.ie**
Start Year
1998
End Year
2007
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Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Balanda KP, Buckley CM, Barron SJ, Fahy LE, Madden JM, Harrington JM, Perry IJ, Kearney PM. Prevalence of diabetes in the Republic of Ireland: results from the National Health Survey (SLAN) 2007. PLoS One. 2013 Oct 16;8(10):e78406. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0078406. Erratum in: PLoS One. 2014;9(6):e99471.

PUBMED 24147134

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
6,488
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other