Childhood Stroke: Awareness, Interest, and Knowledge Among the Pediatric Community

  title={Childhood Stroke: Awareness, Interest, and Knowledge Among the Pediatric Community},
  author={Michaela V. Bonfert and Katharina Badura and Julia Gerstl and Ingo Borggraefe and Florian Heinen and Sebastian A. Schroeder and Martin Olivieri and Raphael Weinberger and Mirjam N. Landgraf and Katharina Vill and Moritz Tacke and Steffen Berweck and Karl Reiter and Florian Hoffmann and Thomas Nicolai and Lucia Gerstl},
  journal={Frontiers in Pediatrics},
Objective: Acute childhood stroke is an emergency requiring a high level of awareness among first-line healthcare providers. This survey serves as an indicator of the awareness of, the interest in, and knowledge of childhood stroke of German pediatricians. Methods: Thousand six hundred and ninety-seven physicians of pediatric in- and outpatient facilities in Bavaria, Germany, were invited via email to an online-survey about childhood stroke. Results: The overall participation rate was 14… 
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