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Essen risk score in prediction of myocardial infarction after transient ischemic attack or ischemic stroke without prior coronary artery disease

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Background and Purpose: More intensive secondary prevention with newer drugs may be cost-effective in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). Whether some subgroups of patients who had a transient ischemic attack (TIA) or ischemic stroke, but no prior CAD are at similar high risk of myocardial infarction as those with prior CAD remains unclear. We determined whether the Essen score identified a subset of TIA/stroke patients without known prior CAD who, nevertheless, ... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1161/STROKEAHA.119.025831

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Publisher:
American Heart Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Stroke Journal website
Volume:
50
Issue:
12
Pages:
3393–3399
Publication date:
2019-10-22
Acceptance date:
2019-06-17
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EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Source identifiers:
1071342
Language:
English
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pubs:1071342
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uuid:ec8d1299-ece5-45e9-9913-f6e612beab4b
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pubs:1071342
Deposit date:
2019-11-13

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