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County Variation in Occurrence and Death Rates for Hospitalized Ischemic Stroke Patients in California

Map of california showing the different counties variation in occurrence and death rates for hospitalized ischemic stroke patients.

County-level differences in stroke occurrence rates and death rates may arise from geographic differences in stroke awareness and healthcare access. This report presents geographic differences in occurrence and death rates for hospitalized ischemic stroke patients in California counties from 2013 to 2014.