Association of Prestroke Statin Use and Lipid Levels With Outcome of Intracerebral Hemorrhage

STROKEAHA: June 11, 2013

Background and Purpose—It is unclear whether blood lipid profiles and statin use before intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) are associated with its outcome.

Methods—The Helsinki ICH Study, a single-center observational registry of consecutive ICH patients, was used to study the associations between premorbid statin use, baseline lipid levels, and clinical outcome.  Read more