Ethnicity and Onset of Cardiovascular Disease: A CALIBER Study

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Patients aged 30 and over
- Registered with a participating general practice during the study period
- Minimum one year of records prior to study entry meeting CPRD data quality

Exclusion Criteria

- Patients without a record of ethnic group
- Patients without record of gender
- Patients with prior atherosclerotic disease, as recorded in primary care or hospitalisation data
- Pregnant women in the 6 months before the eligibility date