The Boston Puerto Rican Health Study, a longitudinal cohort study on health disparities in Puerto Rican adults: challenges and opportunities.

Tucker, Katherine L.
Mattei, Josiemer.
Noel, Sabrina E.
Collado, Bridgette M.
Mendez, Jackie.
Nelson, Jason.
Griffith, John.
Ordovas, Jose M.
Falcon, Luis M.
2010

Background: The Boston Puerto Rican Health Study is an ongoing longitudinal cohort study designed to examine the role of psychosocial stress on presence and development of allostatic load and health outcomes in Puerto Ricans, and potential modification by nutritional status, genetic variation, and social support.

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Original publication
Tucker, Katherine, Josiemer Mattei, Sabrina E. Noel, Bridgette M. Collado, Jackie Mendez, Jason Nelson, John Griffith, Jose M. Ordovas, and Luis M. Falcon. "The Boston Puerto Rican Health Study, a longitudinal cohort study on health disparities in Puerto Rican adults: challenges and opportunities." BMC Public Health 10, no. 1 (12, 2010): 1-12.
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