Collection of Blood and Urine Specimens From Volunteers Utilizing Health Examination Services

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2002 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted : November 28, 2007
Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital

Brief Summary:
In summary, the researchers want to construct a longitudinal data bank using voluntary health examination participants. Researchers in the National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH) campus can utilize these data to clarify the effects of several genetic and environmental factors on various common diseases in Taiwan in the future.

Condition or disease
Chronic Diseases Hypertension Diabetes Obesity Chronic Renal Failure

Study Type : Observational

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Persons who sign informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age below 18 years

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00173940

NTUH Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Chung-Jen Yen, MD    886-2-23123456 ext 9026   
Principal Investigator: Chung-Jen Yen, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Chung-Jen Yen, MD NTUH Identifier: NCT00173940     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9100203282
First Posted: September 15, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 28, 2007
Last Verified: July 2002

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:
chronic diseases, such as hypertension, diabetes, obesity, chronic renal failure, and so on

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Renal Insufficiency
Chronic Disease
Kidney Failure, Chronic
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes