CARMELA Study Publications

Below are links to the CARMELA Study main paper and supplement articles.

  • Evaluation of Cardiovascular Risk in Seven Cities in Latin America:  the Main Conclusions of the CARMELA Study and Substudies (Rev Argent Cardiol 2011; 79:377-382) (English) (Spanish)
  • Assessment of Cardiovascular Risk in Seven Latin American Cities (Am J Med. 2008 Jan;121(1):58-65(English)
  • Cardiovascular Risk Awareness, Treatment, and Control in Urban Latin America (Am J Ther. 2010 Mar-Apr;17(2):159-66(English)
  • High Prevalence of Diabetes and Impaired Fasting Glucose in urban Latin America:  the CARMELA Study (Diabet Med. 2009 Sep;26(9):864-71(English)
  • Diabetes in Mexico:  the CARMELA Study (Cir Cir 2011; 79:394-401(English) (Spanish)
  • Dyslipidemia in Seven Latin American Cities:  the CARMELA Study (Prev Med. 2010 Mar;50(3):106-11. Epub 2009 Dec 23(English)
  • Educational Inequalities in Obesity, Abdomina Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome in Seven Latin American Cities:  the CARMELA Study (European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation. 2011 18:550(English)
  • Hypertension in Seven Latin American Cities:  the CARMELA Study (J Hypertens. 2010 Jan;28(1):24-34(English)
  • Common Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness:  the CARMELA Study (Cerebrovasc Dis 2011:31:43-50(English)
  • Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome in Latin America and its Association with Sub-clinical Carotid Atherosclerosis:  the CARMELA Study (Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2009 Sep 26;8:52(English)
  • Tobacco Smoking in Seven Latin American Cities:  the CARMELA Study (Tob Control 2010 Aug 13) (English)
  • Cardiovascular Risk Factors for Heart Disease and Stroke in Women by Age and Time since Menopause in Seven Latin American Cities:  the CARMELA Study (CVD Prevention and Control (2008) 3, 181–189) (English)