Stroke Unit Versus General Medical Wards I

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Phase N/A Results

Results

Survival rates were significantly higher among patients treated in the stroke unit at all time intervals. One-year survival among patients treated in the stroke unit was 70.6% and in the general medical wards 64.6% (P=.026); 18-month survival rates were 65.1% and 58.0%, respectively (P=.021).