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Crude stroke mortality rates among older US adults (aged ≥65 years), 2005 to 2015

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Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2018 Update: A Report From the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2018; 137. http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/137/12/e67

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