Smoking, heart rate, and ischemic stroke: a population-based prospective cohort study among Inner Mongolians in China.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Smoking is a major public health challenge and an important risk factor for cardiovascular diseases. No previous studies have evaluated the association among smoking, heart rate, and ischemic stroke in an Inner Mongolian population. We aim to evaluate the cumulative effect of smoking and heart rate on ischemic stroke incidence in this… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.000648

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@article{Xu2013SmokingHR, title={Smoking, heart rate, and ischemic stroke: a population-based prospective cohort study among Inner Mongolians in China.}, author={Tian Xu and Xiaoqing Bu and Hongmei Li and Mingzhi Zhang and Aili Wang and Weijun Tong and Tan Xu and Yingxian Sun and Yonghong Zhang}, journal={Stroke}, year={2013}, volume={44 9}, pages={2457-61} }