Vascular cognitive disorders and depression after first-ever stroke: The Fogarty-Mexico stroke cohort Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cognition
  • Cognitive Dysfunction
  • Dementia, Vascular
  • Depression
  • Stroke

abstract

  • The Fogarty-Mexico cohort recruited relatively young acute stroke patients, compared with other Mexican stroke cohorts. PSD and VCI occurred frequently but prevalence of VaD (12%) was lower than expected. A high prevalence of treatable stroke risk factors suggests that preventive interventions are advisable.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1159/000366471

PubMed ID

  • 25412708

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 284

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 38

number

  • 4