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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2011, Article ID 281496, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/281496
Clinical Study

Cardioembolic but Not Other Stroke Subtypes Predict Mortality Independent of Stroke Severity at Presentation

1Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
2Division of Clinical Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
3Department of Neurosurgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
4Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55902, USA

Received 2 April 2011; Accepted 8 July 2011

Academic Editor: Alison Baird

Copyright © 2011 Latha Ganti Stead et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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