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  • Per Thorvaldsen, Kjell Asplund, Kari Kuulasmaa, A M Rajakangas, Marianne Schroll
  • Medicine
  • Stroke
  • 1995 (First Publication: 1 March 1995)
  • BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE This report compares stroke incidence, case fatality, and mortality rates during the first years of the WHO MONICA Project in 16 European and 2 Asian populations. METHODS InContinue Reading
  • Bernd G Stegmayr, Kjell Asplund, Kari Kuulasmaa, A M Rajakangas, Per Thorvaldsen, Jaakko Tuomilehto
  • Medicine
  • Stroke
  • 1997 (First Publication: 1 July 1997)
  • BACKGROUND The aim of the present study was to determine the extent to which the variation in conventional risk factors contributed to the variation in stroke incidence among these populations. Continue Reading
  • Per Thorvaldsen, Michael Davidsen, Henrik Brønnum-Hansen, Marianne Schroll
  • Medicine
  • Stroke
  • 1999 (First Publication: 1 December 1999)
  • BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE A stroke register was established at the Glostrup Population Studies in 1982 with the objective to monitor stroke occurrence in the population continuously during a 10-yearContinue Reading
  • Kjell Asplund, Ruth Bonita, +5 authors Jaakko Tuomilehto
  • Medicine
  • Stroke
  • 1995 (First Publication: 1 March 1995)
  • BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE As part of the WHO MONICA Project (World Health Organization Monitoring Trends and Determinants in Cardiovascular Disease), mortality and incidence rates of acute stroke in 14Continue Reading