Severity of leukoaraiosis correlates with clinical outcome after ischemic stroke


Arsava E. M. , Rahman R., Rosand J., Lu J., Smith E. E. , Rost N. S. , ...Daha Fazla

NEUROLOGY, cilt.72, sa.16, ss.1403-1410, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 72 Konu: 16
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1212/wnl.0b013e3181a18823
  • Dergi Adı: NEUROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1403-1410

Özet

Background: Leukoaraiosis (LA) is closely associated with aging, a major determinant of clinical outcome after ischemic stroke. In this study we sought to identify whether LA, independent of advancing age, affects outcome after acute ischemic stroke.