Mortality following stroke during and after acute care according to neighbourhood deprivation: a disease registry study.

@article{Grimaud2014MortalityFS,
  title={Mortality following stroke during and after acute care according to neighbourhood deprivation: a disease registry study.},
  author={Olivier Grimaud and Emmanuelle Leray and Beno{\^i}t Lallou{\'e} and Radouane Aghzaf and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Durier and Maurice Giroud and Yannick B{\'e}jot},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2014},
  volume={85 12},
  pages={1313-8}
}
BACKGROUND Neighbourhood deprivation has been shown to be inversely associated with mortality 1 month after stroke. Whether this disadvantage begins while patients are still receiving acute care is unclear. We aimed to study mortality after stroke specifically in the period while patients are under acute care and the ensuing period when they are discharged… CONTINUE READING