Silver Book Fact

After a stroke, 15% to 30% of survivors are permanently disabled and 20% require institutional care at 3 months after the stroke.

Asplund, K, B Stegmayr, and M Peltonen. From the Twentieth to the Twenty- First Century: A public health perspective on stroke. Malden, MA: Blackwell Science; 1998

Reference

Title
From the Twentieth to the Twenty- First Century: A public health perspective on stroke
Publication
Cerebrovascular Disease Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management.
Publisher
Blackwell Science
Publication Date
1998
Authors
Asplund, K, B Stegmayr, and M Peltonen

Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Human Burden

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