Familial history of stroke and stroke risk: The Family Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cerebrovascular Disorders

abstract

  • The increased risk of stroke among persons with a positive familial history of stroke compared with those without a familial history of stroke is consistent with the expression of genetic susceptibility, a shared environment, or both in the etiology of stroke.

publication date

  • October 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9341694

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1908

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 28

number

  • 10