Inclusion of Stroke in Cardiovascular Risk Prediction Instruments

Updated:Feb 20,2013
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Inclusion of Stroke in Cardiovascular Risk Prediction Instruments

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  • Sudden cardiac death can be the first presentation for several cardiac conditions.
  • Communities sometimes seek supplementary screening strategies (electrocardiography, for example) in response to sudden cardiac death in children and adolescents.
  • Universal screening programs will require sound data and key stakeholder support.
 
Read the full article in Stroke
Stroke. 2012: published online before print May 24, 2012, 10.1161/STR.0b013e31825bcdac.

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