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Table 92Risk of death associated with acute stroke – meta-analysis

StudyDeaths/episodes% (95%CI)Weight
Ohene-Frempong et al. 1998 (CSSCD)11/1338.3% (4.2, 14.3%)32.1%
Fullerton et al. 20041/931.1% (0.0, 5.8%)35.2%
Strouse et al. 200934/25513.3% (9.4, 18.1%)32.8%
Pooled estimate (random effects)7.4% (0.0, 15.4%)

From: Appendix F, Full health economic report

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