Stroke: Seasonal Variation and Association with Hypertension

A prospective study was contemplated with 155 patients of acute stroke in.the Department of Neurology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), Dhaka, from March 1996 to February 1997.The objective of the study was to find out seasonal variation ofstroke occurrence. An attempt was also made to find out the association of hypertension with ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke during summer and winter.

 

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