Stroke prevention in New Zealand: Can we do better?
Article first published online: 27 OCT 2013
© 2013 Auckland University of Technology International Journal of Stroke © 2013 World Stroke Organization
International Journal of Stroke
Special Issue: Global Stroke Statistics Edition
Volume 9, Issue 1, pages 61–63, January 2014
How to Cite
Feigin, V. L., Krishnamurthi, R., Barber, P. A. and Arroll, B. (2014), Stroke prevention in New Zealand: Can we do better?. International Journal of Stroke, 9: 61–63. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12117
- Issue published online: 19 DEC 2013
- Article first published online: 27 OCT 2013
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