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Study type

Cohort

Location

Norway

PI/Contact

Prof. Steinar Krokstad

Email address

Entry years

1984 - 2019

Size

Men: 80000    Women: 90000    Total: 170000   

Fully recruited?

No

Age range at recruitment

13 - 100

Socioeconomic:

Age, Sex, Education, Occupation, Martial status, Ethnicity

Medical History:

Medical History (prior disease), Cancer, Cardiac, Diabetes, Mental health, Respiratory, Stroke, Chronic kidney disease, Other, Medication

Lifestyle:

Alcohol, Smoking, Second Hand Smoke, Other tobacco use, Diet, Physical activity

Physical Measurements:

Height, Weight, BMI, Waist, Hip, Waist-Hip-Ratio, Bio-impedance, Body composition, Blood pressure, Heart rate

Biological Measurements:

Blood Glucose, HbA1c, CRP, Total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, Triglycerides

Follow-up:

Mortality: Yes    Non-fatal events: Yes   

Blood Samples stored:

Plasma, Serum, Buffy Coat

Other Biological samples:

Urine, Saliva, Faeces

Other:

Reproductive history (women), Mental health questionnaire