Lipids and Metabolic Markers Analysis in the BCOPS Study of Police Officers

This study aims to provide new insights into the association between psychological stress and subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Title: Analysis of Lipid and Metabolic Markers in the BCOPS Study

Principal Investigator: John Violanti, PhD

Funding Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Period: 01/16/13 - 01/15/14

Abstract: The study will analyze blood specimens collected in the previous BCOPS study for lipid and metabolic biomarkers. The results could provide new insights into the association between psychological stress and subclinical cardiovascular disease.