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Uppsala University

ULSAM started as a health investigation, focused at identifying metabolic risk factors for cardiovascular disease, to which all 50 year-old men living in Uppsala in 1970 were invited. Of these, 82% (2322 men) participate...

  • Lars Lannfelt, Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences
Published: 2015-04-23

University of Gothenburg

SCAPIS stands for Swedish CArdioPulmonary bioImage Study and is a unique research project within the field of cardiac, vascular and pulmonary disease. The risk-factor pattern for cardiovascular diseases has changed durin...

  • Johan Sundström, Uppsala University, Department of Medical Sciences
  • Göran Bergström, University of Gothenburg, The Sahlgrenska Academy, Institute of Medicine
  • Gunnar Engström, Lund University, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmö
  • Carl Johan Östgren, Linköping University, Department of Medical and Health Sciences
  • Tomas Jernberg, Karolinska universitetssjukhuset, Huddinge, Institute of Medicine
  • Stefan Söderberg, Umeå university, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine
Published: 2014-11-19

Region Skåne

BIG3 is a Scanian research project in which the name BIG3 is aiming at three major diseases: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cardiovascular diseases and lung cancer. The overall goal of BIG3 is to understan...

  • Ulf Malmqvist, Region Skåne
Published: 2014-10-27

Karolinska Institute

Both heredity and environmental factors influence childrens' risk for developing respiratory and allergy related diseases, but how these factors influence the age of onset and the prognosis is little studied. It is also ...

  • Magnus Wickman, Karolinska Institute, Institute of Environmental Medicine
  • Göran Pershagen, Karolinska Institute, Institute of Environmental Medicine
  • Inger Kull, Karolinska Institute, Institute of Environmental Medicine
  • Erik Melén, Karolinska Institute, Institute of Environmental Medicine
  • Anna Bergström, Karolinska Institute, Institute of Environmental Medicine
Published: 2012

Umeå University

The Northern Sweden MONICA Study started with the WHO MONICA Study in 1985. The purpose was to monitor trends in mortality and morbidity in cardiovascular disease and relate them to trends in risk factors. Since 1985 21,...

  • Stefan Söderberg, Umeå university, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine
  • Ann-Sofie Forslund, Norrbotten County Council, Department of Research
Published: 2012

University of Gothenburg

Starting in 1963 and with 10-year intervals, five population samples of men aged 50 and living in the city of Gothenborg, Sweden, were examined with respect to cardiovascular risk factors. In 1963, 973 men were invited....

  • Annika Rosengren, University of Gothenburg, Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Per-Olof Hansson, University of Gothenburg, Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Gösta Tibblin
  • Lars Wilhelmsen, University of Gothenburg, Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Henry Eriksson, University of Gothenburg, Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Kurt Svärdsudd, Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences
  • Catarina Welin, University of Gothenburg, Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Lennart Welin, University of Gothenburg, Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine
Published: 2011