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  • New York City Community Health Survey

    Alternate Title(s)
    CHS, NYC CHS
    Description

    The New York City Community Health Survey (CHS) is a telephone survey conducted annually by the DOHMH, Division of Epidemiology, Bureau of Epidemiology Services. CHS provides robust data on the health of New Yorkers, including neighborhood, borough, and citywide estimates on a broad range of chronic diseases and behavioral risk factors.

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
    Risk Factors
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    Free to All
  • Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS)

    Alternate Title(s)
    CHS
    Description

    An NHLBI-funded observational study of risk factors for cardiovascular disease in adults 65 years or older. Starting in 1989, and continuing through 1999, participants underwent annual extensive clinical examinations. Measurements included traditional risk factors such as blood pressure and lipids as well as measures of subclinical disease, including echocardiography of the heart, carotid ultrasound,...

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
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    Application Required
  • Los Angeles County Health Survey

    Alternate Title(s)
    LACHS
    Description

    The Los Angeles County Health Survey (LACHS) is a population based telephone survey conducted approximately every three years since 1997 by the Office of Health Assessment & Epidemiology (OHAE) at the Department of Public Health of Los Angeles County. LACHS provides information on adults and children in Los Angeles County about overall health, health care issues, and health indicators of physical...

    Subject
    Population Characteristics
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    Free to All
    Application Required
  • Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System

    Alternate Title(s)
    YRBSS
    Description

    The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) collects information about six types of health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults, including: (1) Behaviors that contribute to unintentional injuries and violence; (2) Sexual behaviors related to unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitting diseases, including HIV infection; (3) Tobacco...

    Subject
    Population Characteristics
    Risk Factors
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    Free to All
  • Osteoarthritis Initiative

    Alternate Title(s)
    OAI
    Description

    The Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI) is a longitudinal cohort study resource to investigate the natural history of knee osteoarthritis across the spectrum of the disease. The OAI includes clinical data and biospecimens. Data collected includes knee symptoms and function (measured using the West Ontario and McMaster Universities Arthritis Index (WOMAC) and the Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score...

    Subject
    Chronic Disease
    Health Status
    Risk Factors
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    Free to all with registration
    Application Required
  • Outcome and Assessment Information Set

    Alternate Title(s)
    OASIS
    Description

    The Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) is collected by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and data is collected from all Medicare and Medicaid certified home care agencies, which comprise approximately 90% of all home care agencies. It is collected as a means to enable the rigorous and systematic measurement of patient home health care outcomes with appropriate adjustment for...

    Subject
    Delivery of Health Care
    Health Care Utilization
    Quality of Health Care
    Risk Factors
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    Fee Required
    Application Required
  • Health Information National Trends Survey

    Alternate Title(s)
    HINTS
    Description

    Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS) collects nationally representative data about the American public's use of cancer-related information. The survey collects information about cancer communication, cancer perceptions and knowledge, demographics, food and medical products information, health communication, health services, health status, internet use, medical research and medical records,...

    Subject
    Cancer
    Chronic Disease
    Health Care Utilization
    Health Status
    Population Characteristics
    Risk Factors
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    Free to All
  • IRF5 genetic risk variants drive myeloid-specific IRF5 hyper-activation and pre-symptomatic SLE
    Internal Dataset

    Authors
    Dan Li
    Bharati Matta
    Su Song
    Victoria Nelson
    5 more author(s)...
    Description

    The IRF5-SLE risk haplotype is associated with SLE disease severity. We hypothesized that neutrophils from healthy risk donors would carry a pathogenic gene signature compared to non-risk donors. To compare basal neutrophil gene signature between risk and non-risk healthy individuals, fresh whole blood was collected from healthy donors, and granulocytes were extracted from the remaining pellet following...

    Subject
    Genetic Predisposition to Disease
    Genetic Variation
    Interferon Regulatory Factors
    Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
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    Free to All
    Local Expert
    Betsy Barnes
    Peter Gregersen