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Iran - Pars Cohort Study

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General Info
Geography 
Iran (IRN)
Fārs
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/2013 - present
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

The Pars Cohort study investigated non-communicable diseases, collected and established banks of biospecimen samples, and create a framework for future studies. The study canvassed 9,624 participants between the ages of 40 to 75 years. Data were collected through questionnaires, physical examination, and biological samples including blood, urine, hair, and nail samples.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Digestive Diseases Research Institute (DDRI) (Iran), Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. Iran - Pars Cohort Study.