Association between homocysteine level and intima-media thickness in patients with first ischemic stroke


Tas A. , Tas F. , Candan F. , Topaktas S.

NEUROLOGY PSYCHIATRY AND BRAIN RESEARCH, cilt.12, ss.53-58, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Dergi Adı: NEUROLOGY PSYCHIATRY AND BRAIN RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.53-58

Özet

Objective - Elevated plasma homocysteine may be a causal risk factor for atherosclerosis but this remains controversial. We evaluated the relationship between intima-media thickness of carotid arteries and plasma level of homocysteine in first ischemic stroke patients.