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7th World Stroke Congress, Seol ,Korea, October 13-16, 2010

7th World Stroke Congress, Seol ,Korea, October 13-16, 2010

The 7th World Stroke Congress, organized by the World Stroke Organization (WSO), is a landmark event attended biennially by leading medical professionals interested in finding global strategies to combat the second most common cause of death worldwide. The WSO Seoul 2010 Congress will facilitate the dissemination and discussion of all aspects of stroke and provide […]






Risk factors for ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke: A global view

Risk factors for ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke: A global view

On behalf of the Interstroke investigators, Martin J O’Donnell et al have published their results of the study about the risk factors for stroke in 22 countries around the glob (The Lancet, 2010;376,9735:112-123). They aimed to establish the association of known and emerging risk factors with stroke and its primary subtypes, assess the contribution of […]