Published on in Vol 9 , No 4 (2020) :April

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/15646, first published .
EXamining ouTcomEs in chroNic Disease in the 45 and Up Study (the EXTEND45 Study): Protocol for an Australian Linked Cohort Study

EXamining ouTcomEs in chroNic Disease in the 45 and Up Study (the EXTEND45 Study): Protocol for an Australian Linked Cohort Study

EXamining ouTcomEs in chroNic Disease in the 45 and Up Study (the EXTEND45 Study): Protocol for an Australian Linked Cohort Study

Celine Foote   1, 2 , MBBS, PhD ;   Carinna Hockham   1, 3 , DPhil ;   Louisa Sukkar   1, 4 , MBBS ;   Anna Campain   1, 3 , PhD ;   Amy Kang   1, 3 , MBBS ;   Tamara Young   1, 3 , MBBS ;   Alan Cass   5 , MD, PhD ;   Clara K Chow   1, 6, 7 , MBBS, PhD ;   Elizabeth Comino   8 , PhD ;   Martin Gallagher   1, 2, 3, 9 , MBBS, PhD ;   Stephen Jan   1, 3, 9 , PhD ;   John Knight   1, 3 , MBBS ;   Bette Liu   10 , MBBS, DPhil ;   Martin McNamara   11 , PhD ;   David Peiris   1, 3 , MBBS, PhD ;   Carol Pollock   12, 13 , MD, PhD ;   David Sullivan   9, 14 , MD ;   Germaine Wong   4, 15 , MBBS, PhD ;   Sophia Zoungas   1, 16 , MBBS, PhD ;   Kris Rogers   1, 17 , PhD ;   Min Jun   1, 3 , PhD ;   Meg Jardine   1, 2 , MBBS, PhD

1 The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia

2 Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Sydney, Australia

3 Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

4 School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

5 Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia

6 Westmead Applied Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

7 Department of Cardiology, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia

8 Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

9 Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

10 School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

11 The Sax Institute, Sydney, Australia

12 University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

13 Renal Division, Kolling Institute for Medical Research, Sydney, Australia

14 Department of Chemical Pathology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia

15 Centre for Transplant and Renal Research, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia

16 School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

17 Graduate School of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, Australia

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