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Prevalence, incidence, and factors associated with pre-stroke and post-stroke dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND: Reliable data on the prevalence and predictors of post-stroke dementia are needed to inform patients and carers, plan services and clinical trials, ascertain the overall burden of stroke, and understand its causes. However, published data on the prevalence and risk factors for pre-stroke and post-stroke dementia are conflicting. We undertook this systematic review to assess the heterogeneity in the reported rates and to identify risk factors for pre-stroke and post-stroke dementia...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
Lancet. Neurology More from this journal
Volume:
8
Issue:
11
Pages:
1006-1018
Publication date:
2009-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-4465
ISSN:
1474-4422
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:119371
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uuid:aaa9ad99-df32-4d9d-8d05-cc57d7f4375b
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pubs:119371
Source identifiers:
119371
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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