Genomes and Genes
Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- 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)...
- Hypercoagulability Is a Stronger Risk Factor for Ischaemic Stroke than for Myocardial Infarction: A Systematic ReviewAlberto Maino
Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
PLoS ONE 10:e0133523. 2015..Hypercoagulability increases the risk of arterial thrombosis; however, this effect may differ between various manifestations of arterial disease...
- 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....
- 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...