PGS Sample Set (PSS): PSS000469

Phenotype Individuals were free of CAD at time of enrollment. CAD was defined based on hospitalisation with or death due to ICD-10 codes for acute or subsequent myocaridal infarction (I21, I22, I23, I24.1, and I25.2); or hospitalisation with ICD-9 codes for myocaridal. infarction (410, 411, and 412); or hospitalisation with OPCS-4 (Office of Population Censuses and Surveys) codes. for coronary artery bypass grafting (K40, K41, and K45) or coronary angioplasty with or without stenting (K49, K50.2, and K75).
Sample Ancestry European, African unspecified, South Asian, East Asian, NR
Additional Ancestry Description European=304270, African unspecified=5760, South Asian=6832, East Asian (Chinese)=1117, NR=7024

Sample Numbers

Total number
325,003 individuals
Detailed numbers
7,708 cases (2.37%)
317,295 controls
44.2% Male samples
Participant Follow-up Time
  • Median : 8.1 years
  • Iqr : [7.4, 8.8] years
Age of Study Participants Mean : 56.8 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)
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