Background: The authors report the first retrospective analysis of all reported cases of death from aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage in the state of New Mexico from 1 January 2001 to 31 December 2007. Methods: Data were obtained from the New Mexico Vital Records and Health Statistics Department in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Results: The incidence of death from aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage in the state of New Mexico is 2.96/100 000 people per year. Each cultural subgroup and various risk factors in these patients were further analyzed. Conclusions: This report represents the first documented review of death from aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage in the state of New Mexico. There was a lower incidence in New Mexico compared with the national average. Cultural breakdowns and associated epidemiological factors are discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2013|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology