Association of APOE e4 and cerebrovascular pathology in traumatic brain injury

C Smith, D I Graham, L S Murray, J Stewart, J A R Nicoll

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Abstract

Previous studies have found the e4 allele of the apolipoprotein E gene (APOE e4) is associated with an unfavourable outcome after head injury, but this has not been related to specific pathological features.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)363-6
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
Volume77
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2006

Keywords

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Apolipoprotein E4
  • Apolipoproteins E
  • Brain Concussion
  • Brain Injuries
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Female
  • Genotype
  • Great Britain
  • Heterozygote Detection
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Prognosis
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Risk
  • Survival Analysis

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