Metabolic syndrome and risk of stroke

  • Protocol for an update systematic review and meta-analysis
  • Leonardo Roever, Elmiro Santos Resende, Angélica Lemos Debs Diniz, Nilson Penha-Silva, João Lucas O’Connell, Paulo Fernando Silva Gomes, Hugo Ribeiro Zanetti, Anaisa Silva Roerver-Borges, Fernando César Veloso, Thiago Montes Fidale, Antonio Casella-Filho, Paulo Magno Martins Dourado, Antonio Carlos Palandri Chagas, Sadeq Ali-Hasan-Al-Saegh, Paulo Eduardo Ocke Reis, Rogério de Melo Pinto, Gustavo B.F. Oliveira, Álvaro Avezum, Mansueto Neto, André Durães, Rose Mary Ferreira Lisboa da Silva, Antonio José Grande, Celise Denardi, Renato Delascio Lopes, Nitesh Nerlekar, Shahab Alizadeh, Adrian V. Hernandez, Giuseppe Biondi-Zoccai
  • Medicine, April 2018, Wolters Kluwer Health
  • DOI: 10.1097/md.0000000000009862

Metabolic syndrome and risk of stroke

What is it about?

Metabolic syndrome and risk of stroke

Why is it important?

The metabolic syndrome is composed of several cardiovascular risk factors and has a high prevalence throughout the world. However, there are no systematic analyses or well-conducted meta-analyses to evaluate the relationship between metabolic syndrome and stroke. The aim of this study is to examine this association of metabolic syndrome with stroke in different ages and sex

Perspectives

Professor Paulo Eduardo Ocke Reis
Universidade Federal Fluminense

The aim of this study is to examine this association of metabolic syndrome with stroke in different ages and sex

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/md.0000000000009862

The following have contributed to this page: Dr Nilson Penha-Silva and Professor Paulo Eduardo Ocke Reis