Individual Study / LRGS TUA

Neuroprotective Model for Healthy Longevity among Malaysian Older Adults

Neuroprotective Model for Healthy Longevity among Malaysian Older Adults

Initiatives -
To prospectively investigate the magnitude of cognitive decline and its risk factors through a comprehensive multidimensional assessment comprising of biophysical health, auditory and visual function, nutrition and dietary pattern and psychosocial aspects. *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
2012
Funding
e Ministry of Education Longterm Research Grant Scheme (LRGS/BU/2012/UKM–UKM/K/01).

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Suzana Shahar
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
A 18 and 36 months follow up

Marker Paper

Shahar et al. Approaches in methodology for population-based longitudinal study on neuroprotective model for healthy longevity (TUA) among Malaysian Older Adults. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2016;28:1089-110. doi: 10.1007/s40520-015-0511-4

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,322
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
+ 60 years old

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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