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​​​​The Muscatine Study


The Muscatine Heart Study

The Muscatine Coronary Risk Factor Study

Why Muscatine?

The Muscatine Study Overview:

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"The school children of Muscatine, Iowa, were selected ... for this study, not only because of their geographic proximity to ... Iowa City but also because of the stability of the school population ... 1963 to 1968 school terms, ... found a mean of 98% of each grade level of students progressing from one grade to the next and thus remaining in the Muscatine school system.” Lauer et al., Coronary heart disease risk factors in school children: The Muscatine study. J Pediatr 86:697-706, 1975.