Hypertension and nephrology

[Stroke incidence and prevalence in the world]

KÉKES Ede

FEBRUARY 10, 2017

Hypertension and nephrology - 2017;21(01)

[The incidence and prevalence of ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke declined continuously from 1970 to 2010. The rate of incidence was the lowest in North America, within Europe in the Mediterranean countries, France and in Asian developed countries. The incidence and prevalence the progress of age have in - creased respectively. The outcome of haemorrhagic stroke is worse everywhere, than that of ischaemic form, rate of mortality/incidence is greater.]

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