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Incidence, risk factors and prognosis of stroke and TIA: the need for high-quality, large-scale epidemiological studies and meta-analyses.

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Stroke is a considerable clinical, social and economic burden. In recent clinical trials, a number of strategies have been shown to reduce the risk of stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) in both primary and secondary prevention settings. Whether these treatments are leading to a significant reduction in the incidence of first and recurrent stroke in the clinic, however, remains unclear due to a paucity of high-quality epidemiological data. A similar lack of reliable epidemiological st...

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10.1159/000070271

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
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Journal:
Cerebrovascular diseases (Basel, Switzerland) More from this journal
Volume:
16 Suppl 3
Issue:
Suppl. 3
Pages:
2-10
Publication date:
2003-01-01
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EISSN:
1421-9786
ISSN:
1015-9770
Language:
English
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pubs:119042
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uuid:0a7a4f19-998f-4c89-81ab-499a930de66e
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pubs:119042
Source identifiers:
119042
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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