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Recurrent ischemic stroke: incidence, predictors and impact on mortality.

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Summary of "Recurrent ischemic stroke: incidence, predictors and impact on mortality."

Recurrent ischemic stroke (IS) or TIA is frequent with a considerable variation in incidence and mortality across populations. Current data on stroke recurrence and mortality is useful to examine trends, risk factors and treatment effects. In this study, we calculated the incidence of recurrent IS or TIA in a hospital-based stroke population in Western Norway, investigated recurrence factors, and estimated the effect of recurrence on all-cause mortality.

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Name: Acta neurologica Scandinavica
ISSN: 1600-0404
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