Aims: First, to detect novel determinants of stroke, mainly focused on the cardiovascular system.
Second, to detect prestroke risk factors for the longterm consequences after stroke.

A. Hofman (Albert) , P.J. Koudstaal (Peter) , M.A. Ikram (Arfan)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Financial support by the Dutch Heart Foundation and the Erasmus MC for the publication of this thesis is gratefully acknowledged.
Department of Epidemiology

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