Journal article

Estimating the prevalence of sleep-disordered breathing in community-based, long-term stroke survivors using a validated predictive model

Dora C Pearce, Dominique A Cadilhac, Robert J Pierce, Amanda G Thrift, Stephen Davis, Geoffrey A Donnan

Cerebrovascular Diseases | KARGER | Published : 2008


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank Rachel Thorpe and the SCOPES II Research team for their contributions as research officers. The contributions of staff from the Institute of Breathing and Sleep are acknowledged, in particular Peter Rochford and Natalie Tarquinio for the analysis of sleep studies, and Mark Howard for providing advice on validation of the MAPI. The contributions of the NEMESIS Research Nurses are acknowledged for the collection of NEMESIS data for this study. Finally, we would like to thank ResMed Ltd. for providing an educational grant, equipment and technical support regarding the Embletta device to undertake this research.