The Ege Stroke Registry: a hospital-based study in the Aegean region, Izmir, Turkey. Analysis of 2,000 stroke patients.

@article{Kumral1998TheES,
  title={The Ege Stroke Registry: a hospital-based study in the Aegean region, Izmir, Turkey. Analysis of 2,000 stroke patients.},
  author={Emre Kumral and Berrin Ozkaya and Ayse Sagduyu and Hadiye Şirin and E Vardarli and Mustafa Pehlivan},
  journal={Cerebrovascular diseases},
  year={1998},
  volume={8 5},
  pages={278-88}
}
We present the profile of risk factors, etiologic and clinical data of 2,000 consecutive patients with first-ever-in-a-lifetime stroke (cerebral infarction, cerebral hemorrhage and subarachnoid hemorrhage), admitted to the Ege University Hospital between January 1, 1991, and September 31, 1995. This hospital-based registry is the first systematic epidemiologic report on the stroke profile of Turkish people The Ege University Stroke Unit is the only tertiary medical care facility which is… CONTINUE READING