The Incidence of Stroke in Indigenous Populations of Countries With a Very High Human Development Index: A Systematic Review Protocol
Anna H Balabanski, Angela Dos Santos, John A Woods, Amanda G Thrift, Timothy J Kleinig, Astrid Suchy-Dicey, Susanna Ragnhild Siri, Bernadette Boden-Albala, Rita Krishnamurthi, Valery L Feigin, Dedra Buchwald, Annemarei Ranta, Christina S Mienna, Carol Zavaleta, Leonid Churilov, Luke Burchill, Deborah Zion, WT Longstreth, David L Tirschwell, Sonia Anand Show all
FRONTIERS IN NEUROLOGY | FRONTIERS MEDIA SA | Published : 2021
Background and Aims: Despite known Indigenous health and socioeconomic disadvantage in countries with a Very High Human Development Index, data on the incidence of stroke in these populations are sparse. With oversight from an Indigenous Advisory Board, we will undertake a systematic review of the incidence of stroke in Indigenous populations of developed countries or regions, with comparisons between Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations of the same region, though not between different Indigenous populations. Methods: Using PubMed, OVID-EMBASE, and Global Health databases, we will examine population-based incidence studies of stroke in Indigenous adult populations of developed countries..View full abstract
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia
Awarded by Heart Foundation of Australia
We acknowledge scholarship (AHB; 1169269) and fellowship support from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (AT; 1042600) and the Heart Foundation of Australia (JK).