Sociodemographic factors are associated with utilisation of statins after ischaemic stroke/TIA.

@article{Geary2017SociodemographicFA,
  title={Sociodemographic factors are associated with utilisation of statins after ischaemic stroke/TIA.},
  author={Lukas Geary and Jonas Aronius and Bj{\"o}rn Wettermark and Jan Hasselstr{\"o}m and Bengt Sj{\"o}borg and Mia von Euler},
  journal={International journal of clinical practice},
  year={2017},
  volume={71 3-4}
}
OBJECTIVES To analyse if there are sociodemographic differences in the utilisation of statins 9-12 months after ischaemic stroke or transitory ischaemic attack. METHODS Anonymised linkage of registry data on all patients >18 years discharged from the hospitals in Stockholm, Sweden 2006-2010 with diagnosis of ischaemic stroke (ICD-10: I63.0-9) or TIA (ICD-10: G45.9) was performed. Data on hospitalisations and diagnoses were collected from the Stockholm County Council administrative databases… CONTINUE READING

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