Inflammation and hemostasis biomarkers for predicting stroke in postmenopausal women: the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, Volume 17, Issue 6, p.344-55 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Aged, Biological Markers, C-Reactive Protein, Case-Control Studies, Comorbidity, Data Interpretation, Statistical, Female, Hemostatic Disorders, Homocysteine, Humans, Incidence, INFLAMMATION, Interleukin-6, Leukocyte Count, Middle Aged, Neopterin, Postmenopause, Predictive Value of Tests, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Stroke, Tissue Plasminogen Activator

Abstract:

Inflammatory and hemostasis-related biomarkers may identify women at risk of stroke.