Atrial cardiopathy and the risk of ischemic stroke in the chs (cardiovascular health study) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Edema
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Hematoma
  • Lymphocytes
  • Neutrophils

abstract

  • In addition to clinically apparent AF, other evidence of abnormal atrial substrate is associated with subsequent ischemic stroke. This finding is consistent with the hypothesis that thromboembolism from the left atrium may occur in the setting of several different manifestations of atrial disease.

publication date

  • April 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5973804

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.020059

PubMed ID

  • 29535268

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 980

end page

  • 986

volume

  • 49

number

  • 4