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The estimated cost of stroke for the first 30 days after the event is $20,346 for severe ischemic strokes and $13,019 for mild ones.

Leibson C, Hu T, Brown R, Hass S, et al. Utilization of Acute Care Services in the Year Before and After First Stroke: A population-based study. Neurology. 1996; 46(3): 861-9. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/8618713/

Reference

Title
Utilization of Acute Care Services in the Year Before and After First Stroke: A population-based study
Publication
Neurology
Publication Date
1996
Authors
Leibson C, Hu T, Brown R, Hass S, et al.
Volume & Issue
Volume 46, Issue 3
Pages
861-9
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Economic Burden

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