PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS000468

Phenotype Individuals were free of CAD at time of enrollment. CAD was defined as (1)fatal or nonfatal myocardial infarction: defined based on either International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision (ICD-9) code 410 or Tenth Revision (ICD-10) code I21, (2)coronary artery bypass graft surgery: defined as procedure codes 3065, 3066, 3068, 3080, 3092, 3105, 3127 or 3158 (the Op6 system) or procedure code FN (the KKA97 system), (3)percutaneous coronary intervention, (4)death due to CAD: defined as ICD-9 codes 412 and 414 or ICD-10 codes I22, I23 and I25. All individuals included had measured cholesterol concentrations.
Sample Ancestry European, NR
Additional Ancestry Description European=5640, NR=45

Sample Numbers

Total number
5,685 individuals
Detailed numbers
815 cases (14.34%)
4,870 controls
41.16% Male samples
Participant Follow-up Time
  • Median : 23.2 years
  • Iqr : [17.6, 24.2] years
Number of Cohort(s) 1
Sample distribution
Sample gender distribution


Cohort Short Name Cohort Full Name Previous/other/additional names (e.g. sub-cohorts)
MDC-CC Malmo Diet and Cancer Study - Cardiovascular Cohort

Additional information

Cardiovascular Cohort