Presidential Stroke: United States Presidents and Cerebrovascular Disease

  title={Presidential Stroke: United States Presidents and Cerebrovascular Disease},
  author={Jeffrey Jones and Joni L. Jones},
  journal={CNS Spectrums},
  pages={674 - 678}
ABSTRACT In the United States, more individuals suffer disability from stroke than from any other disease, and as many as 11 of the 43 presidents have been affected. In this article, the authors review the cases of the United States presidents who have had strokes, some of which have occurred while the president was in office, having a direct effect on the country. 
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