Risk of ischemic stroke after intracranial hemorrhage in patients with atrial fibrillation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Intracranial Hemorrhages
  • Stroke

abstract

  • In a large, heterogeneous cohort, patients with atrial fibrillation faced a substantially heightened risk of ischemic stroke after intracranial hemorrhage. The risk was most marked in those with intracerebral hemorrhage and high CHA2DS2-VASc scores.

publication date

  • December 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4689346

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1371/journal.pone.0145579

PubMed ID

  • 26701759

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e0145579

volume

  • 10

number

  • 12