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Longitudinal change in blood pressure is associated with cardiovascular disease mortality in a Chinese cohort
  1. Jin-Hu Fan1,
  2. Jian-Bing Wang2,
  3. Shao-Ming Wang1,
  4. Christian C Abnet3,
  5. You-Lin Qiao1,
  6. Philip R Taylor4
  1. 1 Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute/Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
  2. 2 Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, School of Public Health, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
  3. 3 Metabolic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
  4. 4 Genetic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
  1. Correspondence to Professor You-Lin Qiao, Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute/Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100021, China; qiaoy{at}cicams.ac.cn

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  • J-HF and J-BW contributed equally.

  • Contributors Y-LQ, CCA and PRT had all access to the data in the study and took responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. J-HF, J-BW and Y-LQ contributed to study the concept and design. J-HF, J-BW and S-MW obtained and analysed the data. J-HF and J-BW drafted the report which was edited by all authors. All authors have reviewed and approved the final version.

  • Funding This work was supported by National Cancer Institute contracts (N01-SC-91030 and N01-RC-47701 to the Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval This study was approved by the Institute Review Board of US National Institutes of Health and the Chinese Academy of Medical Science.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • J-HF and J-BW contributed equally.

  • Contributors Y-LQ, CCA and PRT had all access to the data in the study and took responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. J-HF, J-BW and Y-LQ contributed to study the concept and design. J-HF, J-BW and S-MW obtained and analysed the data. J-HF and J-BW drafted the report which was edited by all authors. All authors have reviewed and approved the final version.

  • Funding This work was supported by National Cancer Institute contracts (N01-SC-91030 and N01-RC-47701 to the Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval This study was approved by the Institute Review Board of US National Institutes of Health and the Chinese Academy of Medical Science.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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