You Changed America's Heart: 50th Anniversary Tribute to the Participants of the Framingham Heart Study

This report is dedicated to the participants in the Framingham Heart Study, who have given the world the gift of knowledge. By their volunteer efforts, our understanding of the many interrelated factors that cause and prevent cardiovascular disease were discovered. In so doing, they have helped to save millions of lives.

PDF file You Changed America's Heart (1,196K)

Information About the PDF Format

These documents are available for viewing, printing, and downloading (saving) in Adobe Acrobat's portable document format (PDF). You will need to have the Acrobat Reader on your computer and configured to work with your browser to access them. When viewed or printed in the Acrobat Reader, the documents appear as they do in the hard copy versions.

If you do not have the Acrobat Reader, you may download a free copy from Adobe

Attention blind and visually impaired visitors:
Access.Adobe.Com is a tool that allows blind and visually impaired users to read any document in Adobe PDF format. The tool converts PDF documents into simple HTML or ASCII text that can then be read by a number of common screen reading programs that synthesize the HTML as audible speech.

Framingham Home Page     NHLBI Home Page


Please send us your feedback, comments, and questions
by using the appropriate link on the page, Contact the NHLBI.

Note to users of screen readers and other assistive technologies: please report your problems here.