Center for the Study of Vascular Disease in Hispanic and Native Americans
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.
|Official Title:||Center for the Study of Vascular Disease in Hispanic and Native Americans|
|United States, Arizona|
|Southern Arizona VA Health Care System|
|Tucson, Arizona, United States, 85723|
|Investigator:||Peter Reaven, M.D.|