TITLE

Predictors of poor outcome in acute stroke included dependence before stroke, severe hemiparesis, and recurrent stroke

AUTHOR(S)
Langhorne, Peter
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the factors that predict death and disability in stroke patients. Reference to study by G.J. Hankey and colleagues, published in the April 2002 issue of the journal 'Stroke'; Information on the study population; Assessment of prognostic factors; Outcome measures.
ACCESSION #
8718570

 

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