Retinal arteriolar signs & cardiovascular disease (CVD) in an Australian cohort

Investigators

Tien Wong**, Andrew Tonkin*, Graham Giles, Dallas English (* External collaborators ** Project leader)

Objective

The aim is to characterise retinal arteriolar signs and examine their relationship to cardiovascular disease and cardiovascular disease mortality, in persons with and without diabetes and hypertension in 40,000 participants 50+ years of age returning for the 10-year examination of the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study.

Updated: 02 Oct, 2012