Stroke registry in Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital.

  title={Stroke registry in Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital.},
  author={Yuh-Te Lin and Yuk-Keung Lo and Hun-Chang Kuo and Yun-Te Chang and Ming-Hong Chang and Jieh-Yuan Li},
  journal={Zhonghua yi xue za zhi = Chinese medical journal; Free China ed},
  volume={65 7},
BACKGROUND Stroke ranks as the second major cause of death in Taiwan. For better understanding of stroke characteristics in southern Taiwan and to provide further information to other studies of stroke, we reviewed the clinical data of our in-patients with acute stroke. METHODS Patients who were admitted to our hospital due to acute stroke between January 1999 and December 1999 were enrolled in our study. We used a stroke registration form to collect clinical data, including laboratory data… CONTINUE READING