Stroke as a complication of congenital heart disease.

  title={Stroke as a complication of congenital heart disease.},
  author={Ji Y. Chong and Shunichi Homma and Jay P. Mohr},
  journal={Current atherosclerosis reports},
  volume={7 4},
Patent foramen ovale is a common finding in the general population. It is associated with an increased risk of stroke, but it may not have a significant effect on recurrent stroke risk in medically treated patients. Recently, many questions have arisen with respect to best treatment for preventing recurrent stroke. Some data from a clinical trial of… CONTINUE READING