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Table 3 Estimated number of participants to be imaged and operational duration in each of the three imaging centres for the UK Biobank imaging enhancement

From: Imaging in population science: cardiovascular magnetic resonance in 100,000 participants of UK Biobank - rationale, challenges and approaches

  Total number of participants recruited in baseline Approximate anticipated attendance rate Recruited participants Centre operational duration (years) Total duration of Project (years)
    Pilot Main Total Pilot Main Total  
North 150,601 25.0% 8,5201 29,130 37,650 1.5 4.1 5.6 -
South 155,545 - 38,886 38,886 - 5.5 5.5 -
N. East + Scotland 94,233 - 23,558 23,558 - 3.3 3.3 -
  400,379     100,095    14.4 2 7.0
  1. 1 Assumes the pilot processes an average of 16 participants a day, and operates 355 days of the year for 18 months.
  2. 2 Assumes we can process an average of 20 participants a day for the main study, operating 355 days of the year.