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A Population-Based Survey of Stroke Knowledge in Argentina: The SIFHON Study.

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Summary of "A Population-Based Survey of Stroke Knowledge in Argentina: The SIFHON Study."

Information about stroke awareness in Latin America is scant. We conducted a large population survey in Argentina to assess stroke knowledge.

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Name: Neuroepidemiology
ISSN: 1423-0208
Pages: 1-9

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