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Prevalence of patent foramen ovale in cryptogenic transient ischaemic attack and non-disabling stroke at older ages: a population-based study, systematic review, and meta-analysis

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Background: Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) has been shown to be superior to medical treatment alone for prevention of recurrent stroke after cryptogenic transient ischaemic attack or non-disabling stroke in patients aged 60 years or younger. The justification for trials in older patients...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30167-4

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
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0000-0003-2131-5338
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Oxford college:
St Edmund Hall
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Neurology Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
7
Pages:
609-617
Publication date:
2018-06-07
Acceptance date:
2018-04-18
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EISSN:
1474-4465
ISSN:
1474-4422
Pubs id:
pubs:857309
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uri:4aa7c2ba-4ab0-4851-b5ce-bc4ab4e9ac9a
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uuid:4aa7c2ba-4ab0-4851-b5ce-bc4ab4e9ac9a
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