Thayabaranathan T, Andrew NE, Kilkenny MF, Stolwyk R, Thrift AG, Grimley R, Johnston T, Sundararajan V, Lannin NA, Cadilhac DA. Factors influencing self-reported anxiety or depression following stroke or TIA using linked registry and hospital data. Quality of Life Research. 2018 Dec 27(12):3145-3155 doi: 10.1007/s11136-018-1960-y
Approximately 30-50% of survivors experience problems with anxiety or depression post-stroke. It is important to understand the factors associated with post-stroke anxiety or depression to identify effective interventions.