International Studies of CVD

Clinical Centers
7
Participants
20000
Beginning
1990
Ending
2000
Study Design
4 prospective cohort follow-up, randomized, unmasked trials
Funding
NHLBI
Legacy
Legacy
Acronym
INTL
Description
The Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center (CSCC) is the coordinating center for four National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) bilateral health agreements in the field of cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary epidemiology. These collaborations involve cross-sectional epidemiological surveys, rescreens, and mortality follow-up surveys in disease in Russia, People's Republic of China and Poland. The fourth study, being conducted in Pakistan, is a clinical trial to increase knowledge and attitudes about CVD.
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