Hemostatic function and progressing ischemic stroke: D-dimer predicts early clinical progression

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Barber, M.; Langhorne, P.; Rumley, A.; Lowe, G.D.O.; Stott, D.J.;
(2004)
  • Publisher: American Heart Association
  • Subject: RC

<p><b>Background and Purpose:</b> Early clinical progression of ischemic stroke is common and is associated with increased risk of death and dependency. We hypothesized that activation of the coagulation system is an important contributor in some cases... View more
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