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Sex differences in heritability of ischemic stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Using data from Oxfordshire, UK, we recently showed that women are more likely than men to have a family history of stroke in female versus male first degree relatives. To test the generalizability of this finding, we did a comprehensive systematic review of all available published and unpublished data. METHODS: Studies were included in the present review if they reported the frequency of family history of stroke in relation to sex of parent or proband. Where necessar...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
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Author
Journal:
Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation More from this journal
Volume:
39
Issue:
1
Pages:
16-23
Publication date:
2008-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:119162
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uuid:f64e9744-3e70-4ea1-aceb-0519bbb8a7aa
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pubs:119162
Source identifiers:
119162
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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