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Stroke: It's a knockout punch

BALDWIN, KATHLEEN M. RN, CNS, ANP, GNP, PhD

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Stroke disables and kills millions and costs the health care system billions of dollars. Learn the risk factors, preventive strategies, care options, and promising research for these devastating attacks on the brain.

These attacks on the brain disable and kill millions. We'll help you sort out the risk factors, the key preventive strategies, and the top treatment options.

Associate Professor and Director, Graduate Program, Nursing Programs Texas Christian University, Harris School of Nursing, Ft. Worth, Tex.

The author has disclosed that she has no significant relationships with or financial interest in any commercial companies that pertain to this educational activity.

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