Ethnic/Racial Variations of Intracerebral Hemorrhage (ERICH)

Sponsor: University of Cincinnati

Location(s): United States


The purpose of this study is to find risk factors for hemorrhagic stroke, specifically intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), among Caucasians, African Americans, and Hispanics.


Our purpose is to enroll 1000 cases of ICH among whites, 1000 cases of ICH among blacks, and 1000 cases of ICH among Hispanics.

3000 controls matched to cases by race/ethnicity, age (+/- 5 years), gender, and geographic location.