- Family history differs between young women with myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke: results from the RATIO case-control studyBob Siegerink
Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Atherosclerosis 223:235-8. 2012..Family history may help in risk stratification, especially in the young. This study assesses the predictive value of a positive family history of cardiovascular disease for myocardial infarction (MI) and ischemic stroke (IS)...
- The 5352 A allele of the pro-inflammatory caspase-1 gene predicts late-acquired stent malapposition in STEMI patients treated with sirolimus stentsSandrin C Bergheanu
Department of Cardiology C5 P, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
Heart Vessels 26:235-41. 2011..If this is confirmed in larger studies, then screening for this polymorphism in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions could eventually help cardiologists to better select between commercially available stents...
- Role of obesity in the etiology of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism: current epidemiological insightsSigrid K Braekkan
Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Semin Thromb Hemost 39:533-40. 2013....