Browsing by Author "Krishnamurthi, Rita"

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  • Epidemiology of ischaemic stroke and traumatic brain injury

    Feigin, Valery L.; Barker-Collo, Suzanne; Krishnamurthi, Rita; Theadom, Alice; Starkey, Nicola J. (Elsevier, 2010)
    Acquired brain injury, including both Ischaemic stroke (IS) and Traumatic Brain injury (TBI), is one of the most common causes of disability and death in adults. Yet there are vast differences in our knowledge of their ...
  • Methodology of a population-based stroke and TIA incidence and outcomes study: The Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study (ARCOS IV) 2011–2012

    Krishnamurthi, Rita; Jones, Amy; Barber, P. Alan; Barker-Collo, Suzanne; McPherson, Kathryn; Bennett, Derrick; Rush, Elaine; Suh, Flora; Starkey, Nicola J.; Theadom, Alice; Parag, Varsha; Rathnasabapathy, Yogini; Feigin, Valery L.; ARCOS IV Programme Group (Wiley, 2013)
    Background Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability worldwide. Stroke burden is immense as it leads to premature deaths, leaves survivors with ongoing disabilities, and has a major financial impact on the individual, ...
  • Reducing recurrent stroke: Methodology of the motivational interviewing in stroke (MIST) randomized clinical trial

    Krishnamurthi, Rita; Witt, Emma; Barker-Collo, Suzanne; McPherson, Kathryn; Davis-Martin, Kelly; Bennett, Derrick; Rush, Elaine; Suh, Flora; Starkey, Nicola J.; Parag, Varsha; Rathnasabapathy, Yogini; Jones, Amy; Brown, Paul; Te Ao, Braden; Feigin, Valery L. (Wiley, 2013)
    Rationale Recurrent stroke is prevalent in both developed and developing countries, contributing significantly to disability and death. Recurrent stroke rates can be reduced by adequate risk factor management. However, ...