Study Shows Women More Likely Than Men to Suffer Depression After Stroke

Depression occurs in as many as one-third of patients after a stroke, and women are at somewhat higher risk, according to a large new review of studies. Post-stroke depression is associated with greater disability, reduced quality of life and an increased risk of death. The systematic review appears in the November-December issue of the journal … Continue reading Study Shows Women More Likely Than Men to Suffer Depression After Stroke