[Stroke patients--a challenge to primary health care].

  • M Ruud
  • Published 1989 in
    Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening…
The aim of this study was to assess the impact of stroke in a community. All new stroke cases in the municipality of Stange were registered during one year. In 10,000 inhabitants we found 48 new cases, 18 of them died during the observation time of six months. 19 patients needed full-time care for 1-4 months, seven of them for more than six months. A… CONTINUE READING