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Atrial fibrillation genetic risk and ischemic stroke mechanisms

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Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a leading cause of cardioembolic stroke, but the relationship between AF and noncardioembolic stroke subtypes are unclear. Because AF may be unrecognized, and because AF has a substantial genetic basis, we assessed for predisposition to AF across ischemic stroke subtypes.We examined associations between AF genetic risk and Trial of Org 10172 in Acute Stroke Treatment stroke subtypes in 2374 ambulatory individuals with ischemic stroke and 5175 without from the Wellc...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1161/strokeaha.116.016198

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Lubitz, SA More by this author
Parsons, OE More by this author
Anderson, CD More by this author
Benjamin, EJ More by this author
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Publisher:
American Heart Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Stroke Journal website
Volume:
48
Issue:
6
Pages:
1451-1456
Publication date:
2017-05-03
Acceptance date:
2017-03-21
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EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Pubs id:
pubs:693426
URN:
uri:fc8c5420-5863-40e3-9076-00a4527bd55e
UUID:
uuid:fc8c5420-5863-40e3-9076-00a4527bd55e
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pubs:693426

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