Friday, September 18, 2009

Strokes in children

From the article:
Strokes in infants and children may be two to four times higher than previously thought, U.S. researchers say.

The study, published in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association, finds strokes undercounted due to coding errors ranging from typographical mistakes to coders not accustomed to using stroke codes in children.
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