Cardiovascular Risk in Spain. (ENRICA)

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Information provided by:
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Identifier:
First received: May 27, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2010
History: No changes posted

The purpose of this study is to assess the distribution, awareness and control of main cardiovascular risk factors in the Spanish population. The main study variables are:

  • Lifestyles (tobacco, alcohol, nutrition, physical activity)
  • Biological risk factors either well-established (blood lipids, glucose, insulin and blood pressure) or emergent (leptin, C-reactive protein and other markers of inflammation)

Cardiovascular Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Study on Nutrition and Cardiovascular Risk in Spain.

Further study details as provided by Universidad Autonoma de Madrid:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cardiovascular Risk Factors Control [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Health-related quality of life [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Use of health care services [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 13000
Study Start Date: March 2008

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Community sample representative of the non-institutionalized Spanish population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Non-institutionalized Spanish resident
  • 18 years and over

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01133093

Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health. Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Madrid, Spain, 28029
Sponsors and Collaborators
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Principal Investigator: Jose R Banegas, MD, PhD Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Principal Investigator: Fernando Rodriguez-Artalejo, MD, PhD Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
  More Information

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Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Jose R Banegas, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid. Identifier: NCT01133093     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ENRICA 
Study First Received: May 27, 2010
Last Updated: May 27, 2010
Health Authority: Spain: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Universidad Autonoma de Madrid:
Cardiovascular risk factors
Nutritional assessment

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on February 11, 2016