Awareness of stroke risk factors, signs and treatment in a Pakistani population.


OBJECTIVE To assess the level of awareness in the general public on risk factors, symptomatology and immediate treatment of stroke. METHOD A cross sectional study was conducted in a sample of subjects visiting a tertiary care university hospital by means of a self-designed questionnaire. The study period extended between May and June, 2007. RESULTS A… (More)


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