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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 945849, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/945849
Research Article

Fibrinolytic Activity and Platelet Function in Subjects with Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and a Patent Foramen Ovale: Is There an Option for Prevention of Ischaemic Stroke?

1Department of Neurology, University of Oulu and Oulu University Hospital, P.O. Box 25, 900029 OYS, Finland
2Department of Neurology, “A. Avogadro” University, Novara, Italy
3Department of Clinical Chemistry, Laboratory of Hematology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Finland
4Department of Pharmacological Sciences, University of Tampere and Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
5Department of Neurology, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan

Received 13 July 2012; Revised 28 September 2012; Accepted 28 September 2012

Academic Editor: Luis Castilla-Guerra

Copyright © 2012 Monica Reggiani et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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