HIV and Stroke Outcomes in Uganda

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- ≥ 18 years old
- In clinical care at the Mbarara Regional Referral, Mulago National Referral, or Nsambya Hospitals
- Hospital presentation with features of new sudden-onset signs of focal or global disturbance of cerebral function lasting >24 hours (unless interrupted by surgery or death)
- Stroke as presumed etiology of presentation
- CT confirmation of stroke

Exclusion Criteria

- Presumed non-vascular etiology of neurodeficit (ie, trauma, tumor, brain abscess)
- Pregnant, as defined by a positive urine beta-hCG