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Framingham Study


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Advance Care Planning and Health Care Preferences of Community-Dwelling Elders: The Framingham Heart Study

Age Trends in Estradiol and Estrone Levels Measured Using Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry in Community-Dwelling Men of the Framingham Heart Study

Age-specific Incidence Rates of Myocardial Infarction and Angina in Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Comparison with the Framingham Study

Alcohol Consumption and Cognitive Performance in the Framingham Heart Study

Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Breast Cancer: The Framingham Study Revisited

Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Lung Cancer: The Framingham Study

Alcohol Consumption and the Risk of Bladder Cancer in the Framingham Heart Study

Association of Educational Level with Inflammatory Markers in the Framingham Offspring Study

Association of pericardial fat, intrathoracic fat, and visceral abdominal fat with cardiovascular disease burden: the Framingham Heart Study

Association of physical activity and heart failure with preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction in the elderly: the Framingham Heart Study

Body Fat and Skeletal Muscle Mass in Relation to Physical Disability in Very Old Men and Women of the Framingham Heart Study

Chronic Kidney Disease Defined by Cystatin C Predicts Mobility Disability and Changes in Gait Speed: The Framingham Offspring Study

Commentary: The first Framingham Study—a pioneer in community-based participatory research

Comparison of the Framingham risk function-based coronary chart with risk function from an Italian population study

A cross-validation of risk-scores for coronary heart disease mortality based on data from the Glostrup Population Studies and Framingham Heart Study

Daniel Levy and Susan Brink. A Change of Heart: How the Framingham Heart Study Helped Unravel the Mysteries of Cardiovascular Disease. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 2005. ix, 268 pp., illus. $26.95.

Evidence for a gene influencing the TG/HDL-C ratio on chromosome 7q32.3–qter: a genome-wide scan in the Framingham Study

Family Breast Cancer History and Mammography: Framingham Offspring Study

Foot Pain and Mobility Limitations in Older Adults: The Framingham Foot Study

Foot posture, foot function and low back pain: the Framingham Foot Study

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The Framingham Study and the Constitution of a Restrictive Concept of Risk Factor

Genetic Contribution to Biological Aging: The Framingham Study

G-estimation of Causal Effects: Isolated Systolic Hypertension and Cardiovascular Death in the Framingham Heart Study

Homocysteine and Cognitive Performance in the Framingham Offspring Study: Age Is Important

Lack of association of Klotho gene variants with valvular and vascular calcification in Caucasians: a candidate gene study of the Framingham Offspring Cohort

Linkage and association with pulmonary function measures on chromosome 6q27 in the Framingham Heart Study

Plasma renin and risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality: the Framingham Heart Study

 

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A series of long-term cohort epidemiological and biomedical investigations that have been conducted with volunteers from the population of Framingham, Massachusetts, since 1948, primarily to investigate risk factors of coronary heart disease. The Framingham Studies established the importance of behavioral risk factors, such as lack of exercise, cigarette smoking, and physiological and metabolic factors, such as high blood pressure, elevated serum lipids, and non-insulin-dependent diabetes. Many important findings have emerged from this series of investigations. See http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/about/framingham/ for details.

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