Association of ischaemic stroke subtype with long-term cardiovascular events.

@article{Ntaios2014AssociationOI,
  title={Association of ischaemic stroke subtype with long-term cardiovascular events.},
  author={George Ntaios and Vasileios Papavasileiou and Konstantinos P. Makaritsis and Haralampos J. Milionis and Patrik Michel and Kostantinos Vemmos},
  journal={European journal of neurology},
  year={2014},
  volume={21 8},
  pages={1108-1114}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE There is no strong evidence that all ischaemic stroke types are associated with high cardiovascular risk. Our aim was to investigate whether all ischaemic stroke types are associated with high cardiovascular risk. METHODS All consecutive patients with ischaemic stroke registered in the Athens Stroke Registry between 1 January 1993 and 31 December 2010 were categorized according to the TOAST classification and were followed up for up to 10 years. Outcomes assessed were… CONTINUE READING
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