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Racial differences in stroke caregiving needs and burden

3/29/2017 feature story

Lesli Skolarus, Vicki Freedman, Chunyang Feng, and James Burke find that, although elderly blacks have greater stroke incidence, post-stroke disability, and need for care than whites, black stroke survivors have a similar level of unmet care need and more positive caregivers than do whites.

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Vicki Freedman
James F. Burke
Lesli E. Skolarus

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