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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00005146
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted : March 8, 2016
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Brief Summary:
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 or disease
Cardiovascular Diseases Heart Diseases Diabetes Mellitus, Non-insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus

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Study Type : Observational
Official Title: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Risk In Mexico City (San Antonio Heart Study)
Study Start Date : May 1979
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2002




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

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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

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 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: May 26, 2000    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 8, 2016
Last Verified: March 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
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