Subarachnoid hemorrhage and hormonal factors in women. A population-based case-control study.

@article{Longstreth1994SubarachnoidHA,
  title={Subarachnoid hemorrhage and hormonal factors in women. A population-based case-control study.},
  author={W. T. Longstreth and Lorene M. Nelson and Thomas D. Koepsell and Gerald van Belle},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={121 3},
  pages={168-73}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the degree to which endogenous and exogenous hormonal factors influence the risk for subarachnoid hemorrhage in women. DESIGN A population-based case-control study. SETTING King County, Washington. PARTICIPANTS 103 women with an incident, spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage and 2 age- and sex-matched controls per case-patient who were identified through random-digit dialing. MEASUREMENTS Information on exposures was collected during in-person interviews of case… CONTINUE READING