Is antiplatelet therapy for the prevention of ischemic stroke associated with the prognosis of intracerebral hemorrhage?

To examine whether antiplatelet therapy contributes to the unfavorable prognosis of intracerebral hemorrhage, we enrolled 253 consecutive patients (120 men and 133 women; 72.9+/-11.7 years) hospitalized in our institution within 24 hrs after onset of intracerebral hemorrhage. The location and size of intracerebral hemorrhage were determined from computed… CONTINUE READING