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[Articles] Perioperative covert stroke in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery (NeuroVISION): a prospective cohort study

20:44 EDT 15 Aug 2019 | The Lancet

Perioperative covert stroke is associated with an increased risk of cognitive decline 1 year after non-cardiac surgery, and perioperative covert stroke occurred in one in 14 patients aged 65 years and older undergoing non-cardiac surgery. Research is needed to establish prevention and management strategies for perioperative covert stroke.

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