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Causal associations of blood lipids with risk of ischemic stroke and intracerebral hemorrhage in Chinese adults

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Stroke is the second leading cause of death worldwide and accounts for >2 million deaths annually in China1,2. Ischemic stroke (IS) and intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) account for an equal number of deaths in China, despite a fourfold greater incidence of IS1,2. Stroke incidence and ICH proportion are higher in China than in Western populations3–5, despite having a lower mean low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) concentration. Observational studies reported weaker positive associatio...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1038/s41591-019-0366-x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-9802-8241
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-9179-0321
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Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
Nature Medicine Journal website
Volume:
25
Issue:
4
Pages:
569-574
Publication date:
2019-03-11
Acceptance date:
2019-01-16
DOI:
EISSN:
1546-170X
ISSN:
1078-8956
Pubs id:
pubs:982399
URN:
uri:844d4cbc-d9af-484e-a9a3-506782161d05
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uuid:844d4cbc-d9af-484e-a9a3-506782161d05
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English

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