Cerebral microbleeds in ischemic stroke patients on warfarin treatment.

@article{Orken2009CerebralMI,
  title={Cerebral microbleeds in ischemic stroke patients on warfarin treatment.},
  author={Dilek Necioglu Orken and Gulay Kenangil and Ender Uysal and Hulki Forta},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2009},
  volume={40 11},
  pages={3638-40}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Cerebral microbleeds (CMBs) are known to be indicative of bleeding prone microangiopathy. Little is known about its significance in anticoagulated patients. We aimed to determine the frequency of CMBs in ischemic stroke patients on warfarin treatment. METHODS A total of 141 ischemic stroke patients on warfarin therapy were enrolled… CONTINUE READING