Journal article

Incidence of Stroke Subtypes in the North East Melbourne Stroke Incidence Study (NEMESIS): Differences between Men and Women

Amanda G Thrift, Helen M Dewey, Jonathan W Sturm, Velandai K Srikanth, Amanda K Gilligan, Seana L Gall, Richard AL Macdonell, John J McNeil, Geoffrey A Donnan

Neuroepidemiology | KARGER | Published : 2009


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by grants from the National Health & Medical Research Council, the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation, the Foundation for High Blood Pressure Research and the National Stroke Foundation. We would like to thank Prof. Craig Anderson, Prof. Ruth Bonita and Dr. Joanna Broad for valuable advice when designing the study. We would also like to acknowledge Elspeth Freeman, Barbara Dowell, Dennis Young, Amanda Loth, Jodi Haartsen, Stephen Cross, Mary Staios and Cathy Taranto who found and assessed the majority of the patients, and Li Chun Quang for computer assistance.