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  • Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes Trial

    Alternate Title(s)
    ACCORD
    Description

    Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) was a large clinical trial examining methods of lowering the rate of cardiovascular disease in adults with type two diabetes. The study was composed of three main clinical trials: an intensive lowering of blood sugar levels (Glycemia Trial), intensive lowering of blood pressure (Blood Pressure Trial), and treatment of multiple blood lipids...

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
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    Local Expert
    Lois Katz
  • Framingham Heart Study

    Alternate Title(s)
    FHS
    Authors
    Vasan S. Ramachandran
    Emelia J. Benjamin
    L. Adrienne Cupples
    R. Curtis Ellison
    7 more author(s)...
    Description

    The Framingham Heart Study (FHS) is an ongoing cohort study dedicated to identifying common factors or characteristics that contribute to cardiovascular disease (CVD). It is a collaborative project of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute and Boston University. In 1948, an original cohort of 5,209 men and women between 30 and 62 years old were recruited from Framingham, MA. An Offspring Cohort...

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
    Genomics
    Health Status
    Population Characteristics
    Risk Factors
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    Fee Required
    Application Required
    Local Expert
    Joel Salinas
    Niyati Parekh
  • NYU Dataset

    Asian American Partnership in Research and Empowerment

    Alternate Title(s)
    AsPIRE
    Authors
    Chau Trinh-Shevrin
    Nadia S. Islam
    Laura Wyatt
    Description

    Project AsPIRE (Asian American Partnership in Research and Endowment) was a community-based participatory research program designed to develop, test, and evaluate a community health worker model designed to reduce cardiovascular disease and hypertension disparities among Filipino Americans living in New York and New Jersey. The project consisted of a pilot intervention and a 4-month full intervention....

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
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  • Jackson Heart Study

    Alternate Title(s)
    JHS
    Description

    The Jackson Heart Study (JHS) is a population-based longitudinal study based in Jackson, Mississippi that investigates risk factors for cardiovascular disease among African Americans. It is a collaborative research project by the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson State University, and Tougaloo College. The primary objective is to investigate environmental and genetic factors associated...

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
    Population Characteristics
    Risk Factors
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    Free to All
    Application Required
    Local Expert
    Tanya Spruill
  • NYU Dataset

    Faith-based Approaches in the Treatment of Hypertension

    Alternate Title(s)
    FAITH
    Authors
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Kristie J. Lancaster
    Antoinette Schoenthaler
    William Chaplin
    2 more author(s)...
    Description

    This dataset was generated as part of a cluster-randomized, 2-arm trial to evaluate the effectiveness of a faith-based group-counseling therapeutic lifestyle intervention and motivational interviewed (MINT-TLC) vs. health education (HE) on black adults who attend churches in New York City. 32 churches with approximately 300 eligible adults were randomly assigned to either MINT-TLC or HE control, and...

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
    Health Care System
    Health Status
    Risk Factors
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    Application Required
    Author Approval Required
  • NYU Dataset

    Counseling African Americans to Control Hypertension

    Alternate Title(s)
    CAATCH
    Authors
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Joseph Schwartz
    Jonathan N. Tobin
    Senaida Fernandez
    2 more author(s)...
    Description

    This dataset was generated from a 12-month two-arm cluster-randomized controlled trial, Counseling African Americans to Control Hypertension (CAATCH). The goal of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a multilevel, multicomponent, evidence-based intervention compared with usual care in improving blood pressure control among hypertensive blacks who receive care in community health centers....

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
    Health Care System
    Risk Factors
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    Application Required
    Author Approval Required
  • NYU Dataset

    Correlates of Adherence to an Electronic Health Record-Based Heart Failure Care Pathway in Hospitalized Patients with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: NYU Langone Health EHR

    Description

    This dataset was compiled as part of a retrospective, observational cohort study of patients as they move through the heart failure care pathway at NYU Langone Health. For each patient that entered the heart failure care pathway between 2014 and 2016, the dataset includes the medical reference number, age, sex, date and time of admission, date and time of discharge, date and time of pathway start,...

    Subject
    Electronic Health Records
    Health Care System
    Access Rights
    Fee Required
    Application Required
    NYU Langone Health Only
    Local Expert
    Stuart Katz
  • NYU Dataset

    Task Shifting and Blood Pressure Control in Ghana

    Alternate Title(s)
    TASSH Study
    Authors
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Jacob Plange-Rhule
    Joyce Gyamfi
    William Chaplin
    9 more author(s)...
    Description

    The dataset includes a total of 757 patients with uncontrolled hypertension who were enrolled into the Task Shifting and Blood Pressure Control in Ghana (TASSH) study through 32 community health centers in Ghana. TASSH was a randomized controlled trial that compared the outcomes of 2 interventions to reduce systolic blood pressure (SBP): standard of care treatment available through public health insurance...

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
    Health Care System
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    Free to All
  • NYU Dataset

    Development of Long-Term Vagus Nerve Stimulation in Mouse Model

    Authors
    Ibrahim T. Mughrabi
    Jordan Hickman
    Naveen Jayaprakash
    Dane Thompson
    13 more author(s)...
    Description

    This study developed a scalable model for long-term vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) in mice. For this study, C57BL/6 mice were used in all experiments. The dataset includes histology and immunohistochemistry data as well as supplementary data tied to the publication. The supplementary data includes data that was used to assemble different figures in the publication, which contains data about heart rate...

    Subject
    Neuroscience
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    Free to All