Apathy and suicide-related ideation 3 months after stroke: a cross-sectional study

  title={Apathy and suicide-related ideation 3 months after stroke: a cross-sectional study},
  author={Wai-Kwong Tang and Lara Isabel Pires de Melo Caeiro and Chieh Grace Lau and Huajun Liang and Vincent C.T. Mok and G{\'a}bor S{\'a}ndor Ungvari and Ka Sing Wong},
  booktitle={BMC neurology},
BACKGROUND Both apathy and suicide are common in poststroke patients. However, the association between poststroke apathy and suicide-related ideation (SI) in Chinese stroke patients is not clear and poorly understood. The aim of this study was to examine the association between apathy and SI in stroke. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted to investigate the association in 518 stroke survivors from Acute Stroke Unit of the Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong. Geriatric Mental State… CONTINUE READING
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