Does ischemic brain injury affect some groups more than others?

Advertisement
Advertisement

Ischemic brain injuries, and in particular strokes, do affect some groups more than others. Females are more likely to have a stroke than males. In addition, African Americans are more likely to have a stroke than any other ethnic group.

Continue Learning about Diffuse Brain Injuries

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.