Framingham Heart Study

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005121
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: April 13, 2009
Last verified: April 2009
  Purpose

The Framingham Heart Study was initiated to study the factors associated with the development of cardiovascular disease by employing long-term surveillance of an adult population in Framingham, Massachusetts. The Framingham Offspring Study was initiated to assess familial and genetic factors as determinants of coronary heart disease.


Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Coronary Disease
Cerebrovascular Accident
Hypertension
Heart Failure, Congestive
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Atherosclerosis
Heart Failure

Study Type: Observational

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Further study details as provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI):

Study Start Date: July 1948
Study Completion Date: September 2008
Primary Completion Date: September 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

No eligibility criteria

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00005121

Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Investigator: Philip Wolf Boston University
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005121     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 900
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: April 13, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Atherosclerosis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Heart Diseases
Heart Failure
Hypertension
Cerebral Infarction
Stroke
Vascular Diseases
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Arteriosclerosis
Myocardial Ischemia
Brain Infarction
Brain Ischemia
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 17, 2014