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Framingham Heart Study

  • By: Justin Corfield
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The Framingham Heart Study was a study of cardiovascular problems based in Framingham, Massachusetts. This town, officially the largest town in New England, was first established in 1650 and had an important place in the American War of Independence, as the ...

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