Start of field work for the second phase of resurvey

Mar 3, 2014 10:00 AM

The second phase of the China Kadoorie Biobank resurvey was launched successfully in March 2014.

The work will involve a further ~12,000 participants from 5 study areas. This is on top of ~13,500 participants already resurveyed from 5 study areas during August 2013 and January 2014, which had achieved a response rate of ~75%. It is planned that the resurvey will be completed by July 2014.