Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia and the risk of ischemic stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Stroke
  • Tachycardia, Paroxysmal
  • Tachycardia, Supraventricular

abstract

  • In a large and demographically diverse sample of patients, we found an independent association between PSVT and ischemic stroke. PSVT seems to be a novel risk factor that may account for some proportion of strokes that are currently classified as cryptogenic.

publication date

  • June 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3950597

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.001118

PubMed ID

  • 23632982

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1550

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 44

number

  • 6