Anxiety and depressive symptoms in acute ischemic stroke.

@article{Vuleti2012AnxietyAD,
  title={Anxiety and depressive symptoms in acute ischemic stroke.},
  author={Vladimira Vuleti{\'c} and Lidija {\vS}apina and Marija Lozert and Zeljka Le{\vz}ai{\'c} and Sandra Morovi{\'c}},
  journal={Acta clinica Croatica},
  year={2012},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={243-6}
}
Inadequate attention is being paid to the anxiety and depressive symptoms in acute stroke, although these problems are known to influence the patients' neurological outcome. The aim of our study was to assess the prevalence of anxiety and depressive symptoms in the acute stage of ischemic stroke and to identify the factors associated with such problems. Anxiety and depressive symptoms were evaluated using the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in 40 patients with acute ischemic stroke… CONTINUE READING

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