Guadagnare Salute

Epidemiologia e prevenzione delle malattie cerebro e cardiovascolari



The population cohorts

The CuoreData platform uses CUORE Project data about the health status of the Italian adult population from the following cohorts:

  • Monica Latina - Monitoring Cardiovascular Disease (Latina, Cori, Campodimele, Gaeta, Nettuno, Lenola, Albano 1983-1987)*
  • Matiss - Malattie ATerosclerotiche Istituto Superiore di Sanità (Sezze, Bassiano e Roccagorga, Priverno, 1983-1996)*
  • Fine - Finland, Italy and the Netherlands Elderly Study (Crevalcore e a Montegiorgio, 1985-2001)*
  • Oec - Osservatorio Epidemiologico Cardiovascolare (Italia, 1998-2002)
  • Oec/Hes - Osservatorio Epidemiologico Cardiovascolare/Health Examination Survey (Italia, 2008-2012)
  • Ehes - European Health Examination Survey pilot cohorts (Noale 2010, Torino 2011)*
  • Hes - Health Examination Survey (Italy, 2018-2019)

Cohort data were collected and examined in the following projects:

  • Feasibility study for the realization of the Heart Project - Epidemiology and Prevention of cardiovascular diseases
  • The Heart Project - Epidemiology and Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases
  • The Heart Project - Individual risk assessment of structures and prognostic and therapeutic paths for cardiovascular diseases
  • Minisal-Gircsi - Good Practices on Nutrition: Evaluation of the content of sodium, potassium and iodine in the diet of Italians
  • Actions related to the reduction of salt consumption in Italy: verification of the impact of the agreement with the bakers and the "less salt more health" program
  • Carhes - cardiovascular risk in renal patients of the Italian health examination survey
  • Actions relating to the reduction of salt consumption in Italy: Verification of the fallout of the agreement with bakers and the Less salt plus health programme
  • Italian adult population cohorts followed longitudinally for 20-30 years: The socio-economic disadvantage and health outcomes.
  • Joint Action of the European Health Examination Survey
  • Monitoring of the average daily consumption of sodium in the Italian population

Several cooperation agreements have been concluded at national and international level:

  • Anmco - National Association of Hospital Cardiologists – Health Care Foundation
  • National Cancer Institute of Milan
  • Imperial College London
  • Morgam (Monica Risk Genetics Archiving and Monograph)
  • Erfc (Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration)
  • European Ckd Burden Consortium.
  • Ncd Risk Factor Collaboration (Ncd-RisC)


* This cohort's data is not yet online on the CuoreData platform.

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