Cause of death and clinical grading criteria in a cohort of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis cases undergoing autopsy from the Scottish Motor Neurone Disease Register

K M Kurian, R B Forbes, S Colville, R J Swingler

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Abstract

The Scottish Motor Neurone Disease Register is a population based register of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neurone disease (ALS/MND) in Scotland, with high case ascertainment levels.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)84-7
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry
Volume80
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2009

Keywords

  • Young Adult
  • Autopsy
  • Heart Diseases
  • Humans
  • Aged
  • Brain Diseases
  • Cause of Death
  • Registries
  • Scotland
  • Respiratory Insufficiency
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Adult
  • Cohort Studies
  • Middle Aged
  • Bronchopneumonia
  • Female
  • Male

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