Journal article

Organized Blood Pressure Control Programs to Prevent Stroke in Australia Would They Be Cost-Effective?

Dominique A Cadilhac, Rob Carter, Amanda G Thrift, Helen M Dewey

STROKE | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2012

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

H.D., R.C., and A.T. were supported by research fellowships from the National Health and Medical Research Council (fellowship grants 336102, 251750, and 438700). D.C. was supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council postgraduate public health scholarship (310640). The North East Melbourne Stroke Incidence study was supported by grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council (project grants 154600, 307900, 526601), VicHealth, the Foundation for High Blood Pressure Research, and the National Stroke Foundation. The authors also acknowledge Servier Laboratories Australia for permitting unconditional use of the Avoid Stroke As Soon As Possible dataset and for paying the release fee (less than AUD1000) to Convance, an independent organization holding the dataset for Servier.