Diabetes and Cardiovascular Risk In Mexico City (San Antonio Heart Study)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00005146
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: March 7, 2016
Last verified: March 2016
  Purpose
To determine factors beyond obesity which contribute to diabetes and cardiovascular risk in Mexicans and Mexican Americans. To test the hypothesis that at any given level of adiposity Mexican Americans will be more insulin resistant than Anglos and that the insulin resistance in Mexican Americans is proportional to the degree of Native American ancestry.

Condition
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Diabetes Mellitus, Non-insulin Dependent
Diabetes Mellitus

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Risk In Mexico City (San Antonio Heart Study)

Further study details as provided by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio:

Study Start Date: May 1979
Study Completion Date: August 2002
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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 100 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
No eligibility criteria
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00005146

Sponsors and Collaborators
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Investigators
OverallOfficial: Michael Stern University of Texas
  More Information

Publications:
Stern MP: Diabetes in Hispanic Americans. In: Diabetes in America Harris MI, Hamman R (Eds). U.S. Government Printing Office, NIH Publication No. 85-1468, Washington DC, pp IX-1-11, Aug 1985

Responsible Party: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005146     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1017  R01HL024799 
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: March 7, 2016
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board
Individual Participant Data  
Plan to Share IPD: No

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 25, 2016