Study of genetic, metabolic and inflammatory risk factors in patients of acute ischemic stroke

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Stroke is the third leading cause of death and foremost cause of disability. Based on studies in CAD patients, a focus has been shifted on genetic and inflammatory markers as risk factors for stroke besides deranged lipid profile. The present study was aimed to ascertain the role of Lipoprotein (a), C-Reactive protein (CRP) levels and lipids in patients of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12291-008-0031-5

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@article{Dhamija2008StudyOG, title={Study of genetic, metabolic and inflammatory risk factors in patients of acute ischemic stroke}, author={Rajinder K. Dhamija and Sarika Arora and Prakriti Gaba and M. I. Jais and A. Kaintura and M. Kumar and J. Bhattacharjee}, journal={Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry}, year={2008}, volume={23}, pages={136-143} }