Trends in baseline patient characteristics during the years 1995-2008: observations from Riks-Stroke, the Swedish Stroke Register
2010 (English)In: Cerebrovascular Diseases, ISSN 1015-9770, E-ISSN 1421-9786, Vol. 30, no 2, 114-119 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Many baseline parameters in Riks-Stroke have changed over the years. This has consequences for the interpretation of outcome data. Some changes may be due to inclusion bias, others due to alterations in general health, evolution of vascular risk factors or demographics.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 30, no 2, 114-119 p.
Quality improvement, Stroke registries, Stroke risk factors, Trends, stroke patients
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-38718DOI: 10.1159/000314714PubMedID: 20501996OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-38718DiVA: diva2:381059