Early detection and better management of diabetes as well as improved health literacy around the long-term risks are warranted to reduce the number of patients with ischaemic stroke and TIA. A study of 323 stroke and TIA patients admitted to the Ballarat Base Hospital in regional Victoria over two years showed 28.5% had diabetes. Of ...
High prevalence of diabetes a wake up call for stroke prevention
By Mardi Chapman
6 Oct 2020