Comprehensive Therapy

, Volume 31, Issue 2, pp 113–118

Update on stroke prevention

Original Article

DOI: 10.1007/s12019-005-0006-x

Cite this article as:
Kenner, M.E. & Kelley, R.E. Compr Ther (2005) 31: 113. doi:10.1007/s12019-005-0006-x


It is now well recognized that stroke-prone individuals can be identified in the majority of instances and that effective preventive therapy is available. Cumulative risk factors enhance the potential for stroke. The challenge is to effectively intervene to substantially reduce stroke risk.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurologyLouisiana State University Health Sciences CenterShreveport