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India - Chennai International Society of Nephrology Kidney Disease Data Center Chronic Kidney Disease and Cardiovascular Risk Survey 2014-2015

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General Info
Geography 
India (IND)
Tamil Nadu
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
06/2014 - 12/2015
Series or system 
International Society of Nephrology Kidney Disease Data Center
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
Summary 

The International Society of Nephrology's Kidney Disease Data Center (ISN-KDDC) conducted a cross-sectional survey of adult cohorts from 12 low- and middle-income countries. Nearly all cohorts were part of the ISN program on Detection and Management of Chronic Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Diabetes, and Cardiovascular Disease in Devleoping Countries (KHDC), which involved a standardized data collection template and included self-reported information on sociodemographics, tobacco and alcohol consumption, diet, physical activity, and medical history. Participants' blood pressure was also measured, and blood and urine samples were collected.

Citation
Primary investigator 
Georgi Abraham, Rajalakshmi Ravi
Suggested citation 
International Society of Nephrology (ISN), Tamil Nadu Kidney Research Foundation. India - Chennai International Society of Nephrology Kidney Disease Data Center Chronic Kidney Disease and Cardiovascular Risk Survey 2014-2015.