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Table 1 Phases of Whitehall II with available measures

From: Study protocol: the Whitehall II imaging sub-study

  Phase 1 1985-88 Phase 3 91-93 Phase 5 97-99 Phase 7 03-04 Phase 9 07-09 Phase 11 12-13
Ages [years] 35-55 39-64 45-69 50-74 55-79 60-85
Participants [n] 10308 8637 7830 6967 6755 6035
Social circumstances & behaviour, smoking, alcohol, exercise, sleep diet × × × × × ×
Biological measures: blood pressure, BMI, lipids, glucose, insulin, stored blood (−80C) × × × × × ×
2-h oral glucose tolerance test -- × × × × ×
Inflammatory markers -- × × × × --
Autonomic (HRV) -- -- × × × ×
Genetic material -- -- -- × × ×
Psychosocial factors: work, social support, − participation, care provision × × × × × ×
Health outcomes: CHD, stroke, diabetes, cancer, mortality, medications × × × × × ×
Function: physical, social & mental × × × × × ×
Cognitive tests, physical/lung function tests -- -- × × × ×
  1. × = present; -- = absent.