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To examine aspects of psychiatric sequelae of stroke such as apathy and depression.
To examine the relationship of these sequelae with vascular dementia and vascular cognitive impairment and also caregiver burden and distress.
The Sydney Stroke Study was a 5-year follow-up study involving people who had had a stroke and control subjects. Participants received an extensive range of assessments at a number of visits across the 5 years.