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Sex differences in long-term mortality after stroke in the INSTRUCT (INternational STRoke oUtComes sTudy): A meta-analysis of individual participant data

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Background

Women are reported to have greater mortality after stroke than men, but the reasons are uncertain. We examined sex differences in mortality at 1 and 5 years after stroke and identified factors contributing to these differences.

Methods and Results

Individual participant data for incident strokes were obtained from 13 population-based incidence studies conducted in Europe, Australasia, South America, and the Caribbean between 1987 and 2013. Data on socio...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manucript

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10.1161/circoutcomes.116.003436

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ORCID:
0000-0001-8533-4170
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Publisher:
American Heart Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Journal website
Volume:
10
Issue:
2
Pages:
e003436
Publication date:
2017-02-22
Acceptance date:
2017-01-10
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EISSN:
1941-7705
ISSN:
1941-7713
Pubs id:
pubs:681982
URN:
uri:35fbe4fa-f9e1-43df-a38a-bc1cb059efd5
UUID:
uuid:35fbe4fa-f9e1-43df-a38a-bc1cb059efd5
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pubs:681982

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