The third wave of the longitudinal study was conducted on 1052 survivors. 900 home interviews were filled out and the response rate was 91.3%. Almost 85% agreed to the clinical evaluation.
The InCHIANTI Follow-ups 2 and 3 studies (2004-2010) were financed by the U.S. National Institute on Aging ( Contract: N01-AG-5-0002); supported in part by the Intramural research program of the National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, Maryland.
Regional health agency of Tuscany (ARS) provided the technical and logistic support to conduct the survey.
InCHIANTI Follow-up 3:
Stefania Bandinelli, Fabrizio Lauretani, Anna Maria Corsi, Rosamaria Vazzana, Petula Iacopozzi, Martina Marchini, Yuri Milaneschi, Aliaksei Kisialiou , Costanza Biscini, Lucia Pedi, Mariagrazia Donati, Elisabetta Ermanni.