Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Hospital Mortality among Ischemic Stroke Patients in Hawaii.

@article{Ideta2018RacialAE,
  title={Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Hospital Mortality among Ischemic Stroke Patients in Hawaii.},
  author={Trevor R Ideta and Eunjung Lim and Kazuma Nakagawa and Matthew A. Koenig},
  journal={Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association},
  year={2018},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={1458-1465}
}
BACKGROUND We evaluated disparities in in-hospital mortality rates among whites, Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders (NHOPI), Filipinos, and other Asian groups in Hawaii who were hospitalized for acute ischemic stroke. MATERIALS AND METHODS Using a statewide hospital claims database, we performed a retrospective study including sequential acute… CONTINUE READING