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Honolulu Heart Program

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00005123
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted : April 14, 2016
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Brief Summary:
To investigate coronary heart disease and stroke among American men of Japanese ancestry who were living on the island of Oahu in 1965. Morbidity and mortality surveillance of the original cohort is continuing.

Condition or disease
Cardiovascular Diseases Coronary Disease Cerebrovascular Accident Heart Diseases Heart Failure, Congestive Myocardial Infarction Asthma Emphysema Lung Diseases, Obstructive Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal Bronchitis Dementia Hypertension Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Heart Failure

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Study Type : Observational
Study Start Date : July 1965
Study Completion Date : September 2002

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 100 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
No eligibility criteria

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Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
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OverallOfficial: J. Curb Kuakini Medical Center
OverallOfficial: Jess Curb Kuakini Medical Center
Study Data/Documents: Individual Participant Data Set  This link exits the site
Identifier: HHP
NHLBI provides controlled access to IPD through BioLINCC. Access requires registration, evidence of local IRB approval or certification of exemption from IRB review, and completion of a data use agreement.

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Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00005123    
Other Study ID Numbers: 902
First Posted: May 26, 2000    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 14, 2016
Last Verified: September 2004
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Lung Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Heart Failure
Cardiovascular Diseases
Myocardial Infarction
Heart Diseases
Aortic Aneurysm
Coronary Disease
Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
Vascular Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Myocardial Ischemia
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Aortic Diseases
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Cerebrovascular Disorders