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Survey highlights challenges in Asian American stroke patients

 

Key clinical point: Asian stroke patients don’t do as well as whites on some outcomes and quality measures.

Major finding: Asian Americans had a 35% higher frequency of severe stroke.

Data source: Retrospective analysis (n = 1,772,299).

Disclosures: The study received no specific funding. Dr. Song reported having no financial disclosures.

Source: Song S et al. ISC 2018, Abstract TMP75.


 

REPORTING FROM ISC 2018

SOURCE: Song S et al. ISC 2018, Abstract TMP75.

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