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South Asian Heart Risk Assessment (SAHARA)

Official Title

The South Asian HeArt Risk Assessment

Status

Ongoing

Overview

To screen 1,000 people of South Asian origin from the Greater Toronto Area and Hamilton regions in order to determine their risk for heart disease.

Study Design

Observational study – cross sectional

Number of Patients

1000

Study Period

2011–TBA

Principal Investigator

Sonia Anand

Program Manager

Dipika Desai

Research Coordinator

Nora Abdalla