Spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage in West Africa: A call to action

Deanna Saylor, Nirali Vora

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Abstract

In 2016, there were 13.7 million new strokes globally, and stroke was the second leading cause of death (5.5 million) and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs; 116.4 million) worldwide.1 However, strides in both stroke prevention and treatment have been made. From 1990 to 2016, age-standardized global stroke incidence decreased by 8.1%, stroke deaths by 36.2%, and DALYs by 34.2%.1

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)417-418
Number of pages2
JournalNeurology
Volume94
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 10 2020

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology

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