2 Works

Data from: The personal and social experiences of community-dwelling younger adults after stroke in Australia: a qualitative interview study

Jessica Shipley, Julie Luker, Vincent Thijs & Julie Bernhardt
Objectives: To examine the personal and social experiences of younger adults after stroke. Design: Qualitative study design involving in-depth semi-structured interviews and rigorous qualitative descriptive analysis informed by social constructionism. Participants: Nineteen young stroke survivors aged 18 to 55 at the time of their first-ever stroke. Setting: Participants were recruited from urban and rural settings across Australia. Interviews took place in a clinic room of the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health (Melbourne, Australia),...

Data from: Sleep-disordered breathing among patients admitted for inpatient video-EEG monitoring

Shobi Sivathamboo, Sarah Farrand, Zhibin Chen, Elise Jenna White, Andreas Pattichis, Callum Hollis, John Carino, Caitlin Jane Roberts, Thomas Minogue, Nigel Charles Jones, Raju Yerra, Christopher R. French, Piero Perucca, Patrick Kwan, Dennis Velakoulis, Terence John O'Brien & Jeremy Goldin
Objective: Examine the frequency and risk factors of sleep-disordered breathing in individuals with epilepsy and psychogenic non-epileptic events (PNES). Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional study of consecutive patients admitted for inpatient video-EEG monitoring at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia between December 1, 2011 and July 31, 2017. Participants underwent routine clinical investigations during their monitoring period including polysomnography, neurocognitive testing, and screening instruments of daytime somnolence, sleep quality, and quality of life. Results: Our study...

Registration Year

  • 2018

Resource Types

  • Dataset


  • Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • University of Melbourne
  • Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health