Effect of body temperature on mortality of acute stroke.

  • M. K. Roy, A. Ray
  • Published 2004 in
    The Journal of the Association of Physicians of…

Abstract

OBJECTIVES The exact relation between body temperature and mortality of acute stroke victims is poorly understood. However, body temperature can affect the outcome of stroke cases in relation to mortality. In the initial (4-12 hrs) hours of stroke, the temperature rise is often neurogenic in origin and mortality is also higher with raised body temperature… (More)

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@article{Roy2004EffectOB, title={Effect of body temperature on mortality of acute stroke.}, author={M. K. Roy and A. Ray}, journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India}, year={2004}, volume={52}, pages={959-61} }