Resources

  • References


    Amarenco P, Bogousslavsky J, Callahan A III, et al; Stroke Prevention by Aggressive Reduction in Cholesterol Levels (SPARCL) Investigators. High-dose atorvastatin after stroke or transient ischemic attack.
    N Engl J Med. 2006;355:549-59.


    FDA approves Pradaxa to prevent stroke in people with atrial fibrillation. US Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
    http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm230241.htm. Updated April 19, 2013. Accessed June 2, 2014.


    Lutsep HL. MATCH results: implications for the internist.
    Am J Med. 2006;119:526.


    NINDS Transient Ischemic Attack Information Page.
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
    http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/tia/tia.htm. Updated April 28, 2014. Accessed June 2, 2014.

    Risk factors for stroke or transient ischemic attack. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated June 2, 2014. Accessed June 2, 2014.


    Transient ischemic attack (TIA). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated May 27, 2014. Accessed June 2, 2014.


    6/2/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Myint PK, Cleark AB, et al. Bone mineral density and incidence of stroke: European prospective investigation into cancer-norfolk population-based study, systemic review, and meta-analysis. Stroke. 2014 Feb;45(2):373-382.


    6/2/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Imfeld P, Bodmer M, et al. Risk of incident stroke in patients with Alzheimer disease or vascular dementia. Neurology. 2013 Sep 3;81(10):910-919.

  • Resources

    American Heart Association

    http://www.heart.org

    National Stroke Association

    http://www.stroke.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery

    http://canadianvascular.ca

    Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

    http://www.heartandstroke.ca