Awareness of warning symptoms and risk factors of stroke in the general population and in survivors stroke.

@article{Das2007AwarenessOW,
  title={Awareness of warning symptoms and risk factors of stroke in the general population and in survivors stroke.},
  author={Kamalesh Das and Gouranga Prosad Mondal and Ashok Kumar Dutta and Bijoy K. Mukherjee and Bansi Badan Mukherjee},
  journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia},
  year={2007},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={12-6}
}
Awareness among the general population of the risk factors and warning symptoms of stroke is essential for preventative purposes and for immediate effective treatment. The aim of the present study was to assess the awareness, among the general population and stroke survivors, of the risk factors and warning symptoms of stroke, to develop an educational strategy for its prevention and immediate effective treatment. Six hundred and sixty stroke patients (370 male, 290 female) and 4000 people from… CONTINUE READING