Women are almost 40% more likely to die one year after stroke compared to men, according to the latest findings from the Australian Stroke Clinical Registry (AuSCR). Poorly managed CVD – particularly atrial fibrillation – was highlighted as a major factor leading to the disparity in new research published in the Journal of Women’s Health. ...
Gender disparity in stroke outcomes: Australian registry data
By Sunalie Silva
16 Mar 2021