Socioeconomic disparities in stroke rates and outcome: Pooled analysis of stroke incidence studies in Australia and New Zealand

Emma Heeley, Jade Wei, Kristie Carter, Md Shaheenul Islam, Amanda Thrift, Graeme Hankey, Alan Cass, Craig Anderson

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Abstract

To assess the influence of area-level socioeconomic status (SES) on incidence and case-fatality rates for stroke. Analysis of pooled data for 3077 patients with incident stroke from three population-based studies in Perth, Melbourne, and Auckland between 1995 and 2003.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10 - 14
Number of pages5
JournalMedical Journal of Australia
Volume195
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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