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Center for the Study of Vascular Disease in Hispanic and Native Americans

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00018590
First Posted: July 5, 2001
Last Update Posted: January 21, 2009
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Information provided by:
VA Office of Research and Development
  Purpose
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.

Condition
Vascular Disease

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Center for the Study of Vascular Disease in Hispanic and Native Americans

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Further study details as provided by VA Office of Research and Development:

Study Start Date: January 2001
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
Hispanics and Native Americans are oversampled, but non-Hispanic whites will be included for comparison purposes. No other exclusion criteria.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00018590


Locations
United States, Arizona
Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
Tucson, Arizona, United States, 85723
Sponsors and Collaborators
VA Office of Research and Development
Investigators
OverallOfficial: Peter Reaven, M.D.
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00018590     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MR-0087
First Submitted: July 3, 2001
First Posted: July 5, 2001
Last Update Posted: January 21, 2009
Last Verified: December 2004

Keywords provided by VA Office of Research and Development:
Vascular Diseases

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases