Primary Prevention of Stroke
Guidelines for the Primary Prevention of Stroke
- In the US, about 610,000 new strokes occur each year and stroke is the 3rd leading cause of death in the US each year.
- Stroke is a leading cause of functional impairment, causing institutionalization or life with a permanent disability.
- Primary prevention of stroke must be our primary goal in order to avoid such devastations.
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