Swedish Women’s Lifestyle and Health Study
To create a large prospective cohort designed specifically to investigate the association between lifestyle factors (specifically exogenous hormones and dietary habits) and cancer and cardiovascular disease in young women). Other outcomes have also been investigated, including overall mortality and psychiatric conditions.
- Start Year
- Swedish Research Council [Grant number 521-2011-2955]
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- A follow-up questionnaire was sent in 2003 to all women still alive and residing in Sweden at that time. Beside the questionnaires, all participants are continuously monitored through linkage to Swedish registries on death, inpatient care and emigration.
Roswall N, Sandin S, Adami HO, Weiderpass E. Cohort Profile: The Swedish Women's Lifestyle and Health cohort. Int J Epidemiol. 2017 Apr 1;46(2):e8. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv089.
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
Availability of data and biosamples
Availability of access information
By contacting the study representative
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.