Higher Total Serum Cholesterol Levels Are Associated With Less Severe Strokes and Lower All-Cause Mortality: Ten-Year Follow-Up of Ischemic Strokes in the Copenhagen Stroke Study

Tom Skyhøj Olsen, Rune Haubo Bojesen Christensen, Lars Kammersgaard, Klaus Kaae Andersen

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    Abstract

    Background and Purpose - Evidence of a causal relation between serum cholesterol and stroke is inconsistent. We investigated the relation between total serum cholesterol and both stroke severity and poststroke mortality to test the hypothesis that hyperch.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalStroke are associated with less severe strokes and lower all-cause mortality.
    Volume38
    Issue number10
    Pages (from-to)2646-2651
    ISSN0039-2499
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2007

    Keywords

    • survival analysis
    • Stroke

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