AUSTRALIAN COHORT AND LONGITUDINAL STUDIES
 

 

 

The Longitudinal Study of Ageing in Women

Study aims

To examine a wide range of issues associated with women and ageing

Status

Ongoing

Year commenced

2000

No. follow up

9

Timeframes

2001,2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Baseline sample size

511

Sampling

Women aged between 40 and 80 years living in North Brisbane

Gender

Female

Content

Cognitive, imaging, biomarkers, and lifestyle

Data collection

 Interviews and diagnostic instruments (echocardiography, applinationtonometry, dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry), clinical examinations, questionnaires, blood samples.

Type of dementia

Alzheimer’s disease

Cognitive assessment

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Location of research

Brisbane, Qld

Contact person

Professor Soo Keat Khoo

Contact details

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Web address

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Funding agencies

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Foundation, Australasian Menopause Society, NHMRC

Data availability

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