Journal article

Risk-adjusted hospital mortality rates for stroke: evidence from the Australian Stroke Clinical Registry (AuSCR)

Dominique A Cadilhac, Monique F Kilkenny, Christopher R Levi, Natasha A Lannin, Amanda G Thrift, Joosup Kim, Brenda Grabsch, Leonid Churilov, Helen M Dewey, Kelvin Hill, Steven G Faux, Rohan Grimley, Helen Castley, Peter J Hand, Andrew Wong, Geoffrey K Herkes, Melissa Gill, Douglas Crompton, Sandy Middleton, Geoffrey A Donnan Show all

The Medical Journal of Australia | AUSTRALASIAN MED PUBL CO LTD | Published : 2017


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

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Awarded by NHMRC Early Career Fellowship

Awarded by NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship

Awarded by NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellowship

Funding Acknowledgements

We acknowledge Joyce Lim and other staff from the George Institute for Global Health who contributed to establishing AuSCR. We also acknowledge staff from the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, including Karen Moss, Enna Salama, Kate Paice, Kasey Wallis, Adele Gibbs and Alison Dias from AuSCR Office, who contributed to AuSCR operations during this study period. Staff from the Stroke Foundation are acknowledged for their contributions to patient follow-up. We also thank the hospital staff for their diligence in collecting data for AuSCR, and hospital site investigators who provided data between 2010 and 2014. Dominique Cadilhac was supported by a fellowship from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC; 1063761; co-funded by the Heart Foundation), Amanda Thrift by an NHMRC fellowship (1042600), and Monique Kilkenny by an NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (1109426); Christopher Levi holds an NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship (1043913) and Craig Anderson an NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellowship (1081356). AuSCR was supported by grants from the NHMRC (1034415), Allergan, Ipsen, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Monash University, Queensland Health, and the Stroke Foundation.