Cardiovascular risk factors associated with intervertebral disc degeneration/low back pain


Grant Data
Project Title
Cardiovascular risk factors associated with intervertebral disc degeneration/low back pain
Principal Investigator
Professor Cheung, Kenneth Man Chee   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Cheung Bernard   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Luk Keith Dip Kei   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Samartzis Dino   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2010-01-02
Completion Date
2012-07-01
Amount
559636
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Cardiovascular, smoking, hypertension, atherosclerosis, spine, intervertebral disc
Discipline
Epidemiology
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
07080931
Grant Type
Health and Health Services Research Fund - Full Grants
Funding Year
2009/2010
Status
Completed