Kuthar valley in the Anantnag district of south Kashmir (North-west India) was surveyed to ascertain the prevalence of completed strokes. In a population of 63,645, the survey was from July to November 1986; 91 cases of complete stroke were detected giving a crude prevalence of 143/100,000. Only 10 (10.9%) cases (7W:3M) were in the age group 15-39 years, a prevalence rate of 41/100,000.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Acta Neurologica Scandinavica|
|Publication status||Published - 1990|
- Rural Kashmir
- Stroke in the young
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology