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View the daily newspapers from the International Stroke Conference 2012:
Stroke Daily News: Feb 1  |  Stroke Daily News: Feb. 2

Heart & Stroke Statistics:
  • Each year, about 185,000 stroke patients have a recurrent attack.
  • Carotid endarterectomy is the most frequently performed surgical procedure to prevent stroke. In 2009, an estimated 93,000 inpatient endarterectomy procedures were performed in the United States. 
  • Annual incidence of stroke in U.S. children are 6.4 per 100,000 (0-15 years) in 1999 in GCNKSS and 4.6 per 100,000 (0-19 years).
  • About half of childhood strokes are hemorrhagic.
  • Despite current treatment, one of 10 children with ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke will have a recurrence within five years.

    Learn more in Heart and Stroke Statistics

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ISC 2013: Honolulu, Hawaii
Mark your calendars and start planning now for the International Stroke Conference 2013, Feb. 5-8, in Honolulu, Hawaii.
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Welcome to ISC 2012


2012 International Stroke Conference Photos

2012 International Stroke Conference Photos

Science News: Why I Subscribe

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Why I Subscribe to Science News: Mikhail Kosiborod, MD, FAHA

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