Age-Dependent Susceptibility to Infarct Growth in Women

Gokcay F., Arsava E. M. , Baykaner T., Vangel M., Garg P., Wu O., ...More

STROKE, vol.42, no.4, pp.947-951, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1161/strokeaha.110.603902
  • Journal Name: STROKE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.947-951


Background and Purpose-It is not known if there is a relationship between gender and tissue outcome in human ischemic stroke. We sought to identify whether the proportion of initially ischemic to eventually infarcted tissue was different between men and women with ischemic stroke.