Recurrence risk after noncardioembolic mild ischemic stroke in a Japanese population.

  title={Recurrence risk after noncardioembolic mild ischemic stroke in a Japanese population.},
  author={Yuji Kono and Sumio Yamada and Kenta Kamisaka and Amane Araki and Yusuke Fujioka and Keizo Yasui and Yasuhiro Hasegawa and Yasuo Koike},
  journal={Cerebrovascular diseases},
  volume={31 4},
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE This study aimed to identify the recurrence rate and risk factors or clinical variables predictive of vascular events after mild ischemic stroke (IS). METHODS From December 2006 to September 2007, patients with acute IS with a modified Rankin Scale of 0∼1 were consecutively enrolled in this study. Variables including sex, family history of vascular disease, age, height, weight, stroke subtype, blood pressure, lipid profile, fasting glucose, HbA1c, smoking, alcohol… CONTINUE READING


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