Steven Agapay
Population Health Research Institute
Odds ratioPopulationCause of deathWaist–hip ratioStroke
What is this?
Publications 1
#1Martin O'Donnell (National University of Ireland, Galway)H-Index: 59
#2Siu Lim Chin (Population Health Research Institute)H-Index: 3
Last. Salim Yusuf Mb Bs DPhil Frcpc (Population Health Research Institute)H-Index: 214
view all 46 authors...
Summary Background Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability, especially in low-income and middle-income countries. We sought to quantify the importance of potentially modifiable risk factors for stroke in different regions of the world, and in key populations and primary pathological subtypes of stroke. Methods We completed a standardised international case-control study in 32 countries in Asia, America, Europe, Australia, the Middle East, and Africa. Cases were patients with acute firs...
463 CitationsSource