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Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA)

Oakland, CA, United States


Summary

The objectives for the CARDIA program and Echocardiography Reading Center include: 1) Identify factors related to progression of subclinical CVD; 2) Identify predictors of change in left ventricular mass and function; 3) Further understand the basis for racial/ethnic differences in CVD; and 4) Provide a platform for in-depth ancillary studies of CVD and other areas. The Echocardiography Reading center will support in-depth ancillary studies that will be operationally integrated into the main study.

Dates

  • Start Date: 
    07/01/2009
  • End Date: 
    06/30/2013

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