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Vitamin E supplementation for preventing recurrent stroke and other vascular events in patients with stroke or transient ischaemic attack

  1. Malinee Neelamegam1,*,
  2. Irene Looi2,
  3. Kee Sing Ng3,
  4. Sharad Suryakant Malavade1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Stroke Group

Published Online: 22 OCT 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 11 OCT 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010797


How to Cite

Neelamegam M, Looi I, Ng KS, Malavade SS. Vitamin E supplementation for preventing recurrent stroke and other vascular events in patients with stroke or transient ischaemic attack (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD010797. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010797.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of South Florida, College of Public Health, Tampa, Florida, USA

  2. 2

    Hospital Seberang Jaya, Department of Medicine, Seberang Jaya, Malaysia

  3. 3

    Hospital Pulau Pinang, Department of Internal Medicine, Georgetown, Malaysia

*Malinee Neelamegam, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B. Downs Blvd, MDC-056, Tampa, Florida, 33612, USA. nmalinee.79@gmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 22 OCT 2013

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

Primary objective: to assess the effects of vitamin E for preventing recurrent stroke.

Secondary objectives:

  1. to evaluate the adverse effects of vitamin E in people with stroke; and
  2. to examine the effects of vitamin E in different stroke types.