Swiss Kidney Project on Genes in Hypertension

Overview

Acronym
SKIPOGH
Website
SKIPOGH
Investigators
  • Dr. Murielle Bochud

    Unisanté, centre universitaire de médecine générale et santé publique

  • Dr. Belen Ponte

    Hôpitaux Universitaires Genève

  • Dr. Menno Pruijm

    Lausanne University Hospital – CHUV and University of Lausanne

  • Prof. Bruno Vogt

    Inselspital, Hôpital Universitaire de Berne

  • Prof. Olivier Devuyst

    University of Zurich

  • Dr. Pierre Monney

    Lausanne University Hospital – CHUV and University of Lausanne

  • Prof. Georg Ehret

    Hôpitaux Universitaires Genève

  • Prof. Idris Guessous

    Hôpitaux Universitaires Genève

  • Prof. Silvia Stringhini

    Hôpitaux Universitaires Genève

Contacts
  • Sandrine Estoppey

    Unisanté, centre universitaire de médecine générale et santé publique

  • Jean-Pierre Ghobril

    Unisanté, centre universitaire de médecine générale et santé publique

General Design

Study design
Cohort
Start - End Year
2009 - 2016
General Information on Follow Up (profile, frequency)
Recruitment Target
  • Families
Number of Participants
1,128
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
1,128
Supplementary Information

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Possible Access to Data
Possible Access to Biosamples
Other

Marker Paper

Alwan H, Pruijm M, Ponte B, et al. Epidemiology of masked and white-coat hypertension: the family-based SKIPOGH study. PLoS One. 2014;9(3)

PUBMED 24663506

Timeline

Population

SKIPOGH population

Selection Criteria

Minimum age
18
Countries
  • Switzerland
Territory
Lausanne, Geneva, Bern
Ethnic Origin
  • Caucasian
Other Criteria

Sources of Recruitment

General Population
  • Random digit dialing
Participants from Existing Studies
  • Colaus Study in Lausanne and Bus-Santé in Geneva
Supplementary Information

Sample Size

Number of Participants
1,128
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
1,128
Supplementary Information about Population

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 SKIPOGH - Baseline 2009 (April) 2013 (April)
1 SKIPOGH - Follow-up 2012 (April) 2016 (February)

Participating Studies

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Harmonization Initiatives Included

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Networks

Acronym Name Harmonization Initiatives Individual Studies

Datasets

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Last Update: 2021-06-09 15:32