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Recurrent ischemic stroke – Examples from Sweden

      Recently, in a systematic review and meta-analysis, Kolmos et al found that the rates of recurrent ischemic stroke seem unchanged over time.
      • Kolmos M.
      • Christoffersen L.
      • Kruuse C.
      Recurrent ischemic stroke-a systematic review and meta-analysis.
      This is disappointing, especially as the benefits of secondary prevention have become more and more recognized over the recent decades. Possibly, this knowledge has not been materialized in practice everywhere. However there are promising results from Sweden.

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