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Evidence for the prevention and treatment of stroke in dialysis patients

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The risks of both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke are particularly high in dialysis patients of any age and outcomes are poor. It is therefore important to identify strategies that safely minimize stroke risk in this population. Observational studies have been unable to clarify the relative importance of traditional stroke risk factors such as blood pressure and cholesterol in those on dialysis, and are affected by biases that usually make them an inappropriate source of data on which to base...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1111/sdi.12281

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Seminars in Dialysis Journal website
Volume:
28
Issue:
1
Pages:
35–47
Publication date:
2014-07-05
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EISSN:
1525-139X
ISSN:
0894-0959
URN:
uuid:92ed2593-2001-4710-b072-48ae97f07eff
Source identifiers:
476804
Local pid:
pubs:476804
Language:
English

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