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Rationale and Design of the Hamburg City Health Study

European Journal of Epidemiology

Nov 8, 2019

Annika JagodzinskiStefan Blankenberg

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The Hamburg City Health Study (HCHS) is a large, prospective, long-term, population-based cohort study and a unique research platform and network to obtain substantial knowledge about several important risk and prognostic factors in major chronic diseases. A random sample of 45,000 part...read more

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Rationale and Design of the Hamburg City Health Study

European Journal of Epidemiology

Nov 8, 2019

Annika JagodzinskiStefan Blankenberg

PMID: 31705407

DOI: 10.1007/s10654-019-00577-4

Abstract

The Hamburg City Health Study (HCHS) is a large, prospective, long-term, population-based cohort study and a unique research platform and network to obtain substantial knowledge about several important risk and prognostic factors in major chronic diseases. A random sample of 45,000 part...read more

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Atrial Fibrillation
Biological Markers
Brain
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Diagnostic Imaging
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