Association of sickle cell trait with ischemic stroke among African americans a meta-analysis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

abstract

  • Sickle cell trait may not be associated with incidence of ischemic stroke among African Americans. The results of this study suggest performing a more thorough clinical evaluation of a stroke patient with SCT rather than assuming that SCT is the etiologic factor for the stroke.

publication date

  • July 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.0571

PubMed ID

  • 29710269

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 802

end page

  • 807

volume

  • 75

number

  • 7