Cerebral microbleeds and stroke risk after ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack: a pooled analysis of individual patient data from cohort studies

The Lancet Neurology

Fecha de publicación: 23 May 2019

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1474-4422(19)30197-8

Autores: Duncan Wilson, PhD., Gareth Ambler, PhD., Keon-Joo Lee, MD., Jae-Sung Lim, MD., Masayuki Shiozawa, MD., Masatoshi Koga, PhD
et al.

Background: Cerebral microbleeds are a neuroimaging biomarker of stroke risk. A crucial clinical question is whether cerebral microbleeds indicate patients with recent ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack in whom the rate of future intracranial haemorrhage is likely to exceed that of recurrent ischaemic stroke when treated with antithrombotic drugs.

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