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Factors relating to participation in follow-up to the 45 and up study in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal individuals

Gubhaju, L; Banks, Emily; MacNiven, Rona; Joshy, Grace; McNamara, Bridgette; Bauman, Adrian; Eades, Sandra

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Background: This study aimed to characterise the factors relating to participation in a postal follow-up study in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal individuals, given the need to quantify potential biases from loss to follow-up and the lack of evidence regarding postal surveys among Aboriginal people. Methods: The first 100,000 participants from the Sax Institute's 45 and Up Study, a large scale cohort study, were posted a follow-up questionnaire gathering general demographic, health and risk...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/153056
Source: BMC Medical Research Methodology
DOI: 10.1186/s12874-016-0155-x

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