The risk for stroke and differences among geographical regions regarding this risk in hypertensive patients in Turkey: a hospital-based, cross-sectional, epidemiological questionnaire (THINK)* study


Kabakci G., ABACI A., Ertas F. S. , ÖZERKAN ÇAKAN F., EROL Ç., Oto A.

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.34, no.7, pp.395-405, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Journal Name: TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.395-405

Abstract

Objectives: This study aimed to define the risk for stroke in hypertensive patients in Turkey and the differences among geographical regions regarding this risk, and to evaluate risk factors for stroke other than hypertension.