Swedish Women's Lifestyle and Health Cohort Study

Overview

Acronym
SWLH
Website
SWLH
Investigators
  • Dr. Sven Sandin

    Karolinska Institutet

Contacts
  • Dr. Sven Sandin

    Karolinska Institutet

General Design

Study design
Cohort
Start - End Year
1991 -
General Information on Follow Up (profile, frequency)
Recruitment Target
  • Individuals
Number of Participants
49,258

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Possible Access to Data
Possible Access to Biosamples
Other

Marker Paper

Roswall N, Sandin S, Adami HO, Weiderpass E. 2015. Cohort Profile: The Swedish Women's Lifestyle and Health cohort. Int J Epidemiol. doi:10.1093/ije/dyv089

PUBMED 26066328

Timeline

Population

SWLH population

Selection Criteria

Gender
Women only
Minimum age
29
Maximum age
49
Countries
  • Sweden
Territory
Uppsala Health Care region

Sources of Recruitment

General Population
  • Selected sample
Supplementary Information

Sample Size

Number of Participants
49,258
Supplementary Information about Population

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 SWLH - Baseline 1991 1992
1 SWLH - Registries 1991 2016
2 SWLH - Follow-up 2003 2003

Participating Studies

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Harmonization Initiatives Included

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Networks

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Datasets

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Last Update: 2021-05-05 13:39