Epidemiology of stroke and transient ischemic attacks: Current knowledge and perspectives.

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Because of the growing size and aging of the world's population, the global burden of stroke is increasing dramatically. Current epidemiological data indicate that 16.9 million people suffer a stroke each year, which represents a global incidence of 258/100,000/year, with marked differences between high- and low-income countries, and an age-adjusted… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neurol.2015.07.013

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@article{Bjot2016EpidemiologyOS, title={Epidemiology of stroke and transient ischemic attacks: Current knowledge and perspectives.}, author={Yannick B{\'e}jot and Beno{\^i}t Daubail and Maude Giroud}, journal={Revue neurologique}, year={2016}, volume={172 1}, pages={59-68} }