Left Atrial Enlargement and Stroke Recurrence: The Northern Manhattan Stroke Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Echocardiography
  • Models, Biological
  • Stroke

abstract

  • Moderate to severe LAE was an independent marker of recurrent cardioembolic or cryptogenic stroke in a multiethnic cohort of ischemic stroke patients. Further research is needed to determine whether anticoagulant use may reduce risk of recurrence in ischemic stroke patients with moderate to severe LAE.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4442058

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.008711

PubMed ID

  • 25908460

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1488

end page

  • 93

volume

  • 46

number

  • 6