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Stroke disability and rehabilitation of stroke: World Health Organization perspective
Article first published online: 24 DEC 2012
© 2012 The Author. International Journal of Stroke © 2012 World Stroke Organization
International Journal of Stroke
Volume 8, Issue 1, pages 3–4, January 2013
How to Cite
Mendis, S. (2013), Stroke disability and rehabilitation of stroke: World Health Organization perspective. International Journal of Stroke, 8: 3–4. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-4949.2012.00969.x
- Issue published online: 24 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 24 DEC 2012
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