Electrocardiographic left atrial abnormality and stroke subtype in the atherosclerosis risk in communities study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Function, Left
  • Electrocardiography
  • Stroke

abstract

  • We found an association between ECG-defined left atrial abnormality and subsequent nonlacunar ischemic stroke. Our findings suggest that an underlying atrial cardiopathy may cause left atrial thromboembolism in the absence of recognized AF. Ann Neurol 2015;78:Ann Neurol 2015;78:679-696.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4624007

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/ana.24482

PubMed ID

  • 26179566

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 670

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 78

number

  • 5