Global stroke statistics
Up to date data on incidence, mortality, and case-fatality for stroke are important for setting the agenda for prevention and healthcare.
Aims and/or hypothesis
We aim to update the most current incidence and mortality data on stroke available by country, and to expand the scope to case-fatality and explore how registry data might be complementary.
Data were compiled using two approaches: (1) an updated literature review building...Expand abstract
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- Peer reviewed
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- World Stroke Organization
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- © 2016 World Stroke Organization. Reprints and permissions: sagepub.co.uk/journalsPermissions.nav This is the accepted manuscript version of the article. The final version is available online from SAGE Publications at: https://doi.org/10.1177/F1747493016676285
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