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Study type

Cohort

PI/Contact

Dr. Paul Pinsky, Dr. Neal Freedman

Entry years

1993 - 2001

Size

Men: 78000    Women: 79000    Total: 157000   

Fully recruited?

Yes

Age range at recruitment

55 - 74

Socioeconomic:

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

Medical History:

Medical History (prior disease), Cancer, Cardiac, Diabetes, Respiratory, Stroke, Liver cirrhosis, Medication

Lifestyle:

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

Environmental:

Outdoor Air Pollution

Physical Measurements:

Height, Weight, BMI

Follow-up:

Mortality: Yes    Non-fatal events: Yes   

Blood Samples stored:

Whole Blood, Plasma, Serum, Buffy Coat

Other Biological samples:

Buccal cells

Other:

Reproductive history (women)