Prognosis of haemorrhagic stroke in childhood: a long-term follow-up study.

@article{Blom2003PrognosisOH,
  title={Prognosis of haemorrhagic stroke in childhood: a long-term follow-up study.},
  author={Ingrid E Blom and Els Lisette Leo Maria De Schryver and L. Jaap Kappelle and Gabri{\"e}l J E Rinkel and Aag Jennekens-Schinkel and Anthea Peters},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  year={2003},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={233-9}
}
Little is known about long-term physical sequelae, cognitive functioning, and quality of life of children who have had a haemorrhagic stroke. Fifty-six patients (29 females, 27 males) under 16 years of age at time of the bleeding were studied. Mean age at time of bleeding was 7.7 years (range 1 month to 15.9 years). The primary site and cause of the bleeding at baseline were determined. Occurrences of death, re-bleedings, and seizures during follow-up were recorded. Patients who survived were… CONTINUE READING