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India - Ludhiana Population-Based Stroke Registry Tables 2010-2013

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Establishment of Population Based Stroke Registry in Ludhiana City
Geography 
India (IND)
Punjab
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
08/2010 - 03/2013
Data type
Summary 

The Ludhiana Population-Based Stroke Registry includes first ever stroke patients 18 years and older.  The WHO STEPS methodology was used as the stroke case ascertainment method. These tables present number of fatal strokes per year, and incidence of ischemic strokes, intracerebral hemorrhage, and subaracchnoid hemorrhage. Numbers are broken down by sex and 5-year age groups, with a population denominator for each age-sex combination. Population data come from the 2001 census in India. 

Citation
Primary investigator 
Pandian J
Suggested citation 
Christian Medical College and Hospital Ludhiana (India). India - Ludhiana Population-Based Stroke Registry Tables 2010-2013.