Stroke Unit Versus General Medical Wards I

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Stroke (first or recurrent) defined according to WHO criteria, at least 60 years of age, assessed in hospital within 24 hours of stroke onset.

Exclusion Criteria

Primary subarachnoid hemorrhage or subdural hematomas or focal neurological deficits with duration < 24 hours.