Table 1

Studies evaluating the role of lipoprotein (a) as a risk factor for ischaemic stroke

ForAgainst
Studies are cited in the order that they appear in the text. Parentheses show the year of publication.
*Prospective study.
Jurgens and Koltringer (1987)115Hachinski et al (1996)129
Lindgren et al (1992)116Glader et al (1999)130
Vavernova et al (1993)117Alfthan et al* (1994)131
Jurgens et al (1995)118Physicians' health study* (1995)132
Peynet et al (1999)119
Van Kooten et al (1996)120
Margaglione et al (1996)121
Nagayama et al (1994)122
Peng et al (1999)123
Kario et al (1996)126
ARIC study* (1994)127
Ichinose et al (1998)128