Center for the Study of Vascular Disease in Hispanic and Native Americans

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Department of Veterans Affairs
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00018590
First received: July 3, 2001
Last updated: January 20, 2009
Last verified: December 2004
  Purpose

This is a working registry of a longitudinal cohort of Hispanics, Native Americans, and non-Hispanic whites (as controls) for tracking of vascular disease endpoints. Blood samples collected for ongoing pilot projects as well as specimen banking. Pilot studies are observational and involve risk measures for stroke, atherosclerosis, and vascular inflammatory responses. Questionnaires on demographics, risk factors, and vascular disease history are performed. No interventions proposed as yet.


Condition
Vascular Disease

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Center for the Study of Vascular Disease in Hispanic and Native Americans

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Further study details as provided by Department of Veterans Affairs:

Study Start Date: January 2001
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Hispanics and Native Americans are oversampled, but non-Hispanic whites will be included for comparison purposes. No other exclusion criteria.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00018590

Locations
United States, Arizona
Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
Tucson, Arizona, United States, 85723
Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Investigator: Peter Reaven, M.D.
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00018590     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MR-0087
Study First Received: July 3, 2001
Last Updated: January 20, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by Department of Veterans Affairs:
Vascular Diseases

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 28, 2014