Low-density lipoprotein particles and risk of intracerebral haemorrhage in subjects with cerebrovascular disease.

@article{Campbell2007LowdensityLP,
  title={Low-density lipoprotein particles and risk of intracerebral haemorrhage in subjects with cerebrovascular disease.},
  author={Duncan J Campbell and Bruce Neal and John Chalmers and Samuel A Colman and Alicia Josephine Jenkins and Bruce E. Kemp and Archana H. Patel and Stephen W Macmahon and Mark Woodward},
  journal={European journal of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation : official journal of the European Society of Cardiology, Working Groups on Epidemiology & Prevention and Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={
          413-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Only limited data are available for risk factors for intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) in subjects with established cerebrovascular disease. DESIGN We performed a nested case-control study of participants of the Perindopril Protection Against Recurrent Stroke Study (PROGRESS). This was a randomized, placebo-controlled trial that established the beneficial effects of blood pressure lowering in 6105 patients with cerebrovascular disease. METHODS Each of 41 subjects who experienced… CONTINUE READING
BETA