Stroke Unit Versus General Medical Wards II


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. Patients in Part I trial admitted after March 1, 1994 were also included in Part II trial.

Exclusion Criteria

Primary subarachnoid hemorrhage or subdural hematoma.