Association between major perioperative hemorrhage and stroke or Q-wave myocardial infarction Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Electrocardiography
  • Hemorrhage
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Perioperative Period
  • Stroke

abstract

  • Major perioperative hemorrhage is associated with subsequent stroke and myocardial infarction in patients undergoing noncardiac, nonneurological surgery. This suggests the need for randomized trials to guide perioperative use of antiplatelet drugs, which affect the risk of both bleeding and vascular events.

publication date

  • July 10, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3986632

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.094326

PubMed ID

  • 22679143

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 207

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 126

number

  • 2