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The Sister Study

Other Outcomes

Other Outcomes

Self-reported diagnoses of non-cancerous conditions are collected from participants through periodic follow-ups and correspondence with the Sister Study Helpdesk via telephone or e-mail. Reports of death are primarily from participants’ next-of-kin or designated contact persons. Information on participant’s death and causes of death is supplemented by death certificates and linkage to the National Death Index (NDI Plus). Details on incidence of selected non-cancerous conditions, and the incidence and causes of death in the cohort can be found in the links below.

Link to non-cancer conditions page Link to Deaths page

 


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