Minnesota Heart Health Program

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted : February 25, 2016
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
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University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Brief Summary:
To conduct a large-scale community-based demonstration and education research project designed to evaluate the effectiveness of multiple educational strategies on risk factor reduction and the primary prevention of population-wide cardiovascular diseases in three intervention communities compared with three control communities. The program was evaluated by cross-sectional surveys, a longitudinal survey, and morbidity and mortality surveillance.

Condition or disease
Cardiovascular Diseases Heart Diseases Cerebrovascular Accident Myocardial Infarction Hypertension Coronary Disease

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Study Type : Observational
Study Start Date : July 1980
Study Completion Date : June 1993

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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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Mullis RM, Hunt MK, Foster M, Hachfeld L, Lansing D, Synder P, Pirie P: Environmental Support of Healthful Food Behavior: The Shop Smart For Your Heart Grocery Program. J Nutr Educ, 19(5):225-228, 1987 Identifier: NCT00005150     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1021
R01HL025523 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: May 26, 2000    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 25, 2016
Last Verified: February 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Myocardial Infarction
Coronary Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Pathologic Processes
Myocardial Ischemia
Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases