Individual Study / DSDB

Durban Stroke Data Bank

Durban Stroke Data Bank

Initiatives -
To determine the frequency and extent of cognitive disorders after stroke and their relation to stroke risk factors, syndromes, lesion site, and etiology. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
1992
End Year
1998

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Michael Hoffmann
    The Nelson Mandela Medical School, University of Natal,

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort
Follow Up
Baseline- follow ups at 1 month, 2m, 4m, 6m and 1 year

Marker Paper

Hoffmann M. Higher cortical function deficits after stroke: an analysis of 1,000 patients from a dedicated cognitive stroke registry. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2001;15(2):113-27. doi: 10.1177/154596830101500205.

PUBMED 11811253

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
1,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Aged 15-49 years

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other