A study of ischemic stroke survivors who were at least 65-years-old found that at 6 months post-stroke 50% had some one-sided paralysis, 30% were unable to walk without some assistance,… [ Get More Details ]
In the U.S., the estimated direct and indirect cost of cardiovascular disease for 2009 is $475.3 billion.
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One-Year Cost Component for Atrial Fibrillation & Non AF Medicare Patients
Heart failure was listed as the primary diagnosis for 11.8% of patients hospitalized with atrial fibrillation (AF). Coronary heart disease was listed for 9.9% of AF patients, and stroke was… [ Get More Details ]