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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2014, Article ID 828435, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/828435
Editorial

Poststroke Outcomes

1Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
2Department of Health Science & Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
3Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
4Department of Neuroscience, College of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA

Received 18 September 2014; Accepted 18 September 2014; Published 14 October 2014

Copyright © 2014 Bruce Ovbiagele 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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