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BMJ Open
    May 2024
  1. LIU C, Chong MC, Lee WL, Zhang HY, et al
    Perceptions and self-management of a healthy diet among middle-aged adults with risk of stroke in North China: a qualitative exploration.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081840.
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  2. ANEMAAT LN, Palmer VJ, Copland DA, Binge G, et al
    Understanding experiences, unmet needs and priorities related to post-stroke aphasia care: stage one of an experience-based co-design project.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081680.
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  3. BRUUN-JENSEN M, Winther S, Schmidt SE, Moller Dahl C, et al
    DARE-ISC model for prediction of 1-year ischaemic stroke risk in the general population and atrial fibrillation patients: a Danish nationwide cohort study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076640.
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  4. HUANG J, Ren J, Xie W, Pan R, et al
    Personalised functional imaging-guided multitarget continuous theta burst stimulation for post-stroke aphasia: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081847.
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  5. ZHAO B, Wang Y, Xu N, Xu J, et al
    Knowledge, attitude and practice of poststroke depression among patients with poststroke depression and their family members in Heilongjiang Province, China: a cross-sectional study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078276.
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  6. XU Q, Ge Q, Shi L, Zhang Y, et al
    Assessing the mediating role of family resilience between caregiver burden and caregiver capacity: a cross-sectional study among Chinese stroke survivors and family caregivers in a real-world setting.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e083106.
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  7. KARIM N, Hod R, Wahab MIA, Ahmad N, et al
    Projecting non-communicable diseases attributable to air pollution in the climate change era: a systematic review.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079826.
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  8. PERKS J, McBride P, Mansoubi M, Clatworthy P, et al
    EvolvRehab-MoveWell telerehabilitation for stroke survivors: study protocol for a feasibility with embedded initial proof-of-concept study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078104.
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  9. BEREHAN HB, Dessie ZG, Tesfaw LM
    Exploring functional abilities and competing risks among stroke patients: a longitudinal and survival analysis study at Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital, Ethiopia.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e073384.
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    April 2024
  10. SILVA PINTO S, Henriques TS, Teixeira ASC, Monteiro H, et al
    Appropriateness of prescribing profiles and intake adherence to non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation: analysis of a retrospective longitudinal study using real-world data from Northern Portugal (AF-React St
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076108.
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  11. LUANGSINSIRI C, Thavorncharoensap M, Chaikledkaew U, Pattanaprateep O, et al
    Lifetime costs of alcohol consumption in Thailand: protocol for an incidence-based cost-of-illness study using Markov model.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079829.
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  12. GERRITSEN JKW, Young JS, Chang SM, Krieg SM, et al
    SUPRAMAX-study: supramaximal resection versus maximal resection for glioblastoma patients: study protocol for an international multicentre prospective cohort study (ENCRAM 2201).
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e082274.
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  13. MANT J, Modi RN, Dymond A, Armstrong N, et al
    Randomised controlled trial of population screening for atrial fibrillation in people aged 70 years and over to reduce stroke: protocol for the SAFER trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e082047.
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  14. ZIMMERMAN KA, Hain JA, Graham NSN, Rooney EJ, et al
    Prospective cohort study of long-term neurological outcomes in retired elite athletes: the Advanced BiomaRker, Advanced Imaging and Neurocognitive (BRAIN) Health Study protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e082902.
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  15. ALMUBAYYIDH M, Alghamdi I, Parry-Jones AR, Jenkins D, et al
    Prehospital identification of intracerebral haemorrhage: a scoping review of early clinical features and portable devices.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079316.
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  16. DURLACH O, Tripoz-Dit-Masson S, Masse-Deragon N, Subtil F, et al
    Feasibility of a screening and prevention procedure for risks associated with dysphagia in older patients in geriatric units: the DYSPHAGING pilot study protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081333.
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  17. LIU J, Shen L, Nguyen-Hoang L, Zhou Q, et al
    Aspirin versus metformin in pregnancies at high risk of preterm pre-eclampsia in China (AVERT): protocol for a multicentre, double-blind, 3-arm randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e074493.
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  18. HUTCHINSON B, Walter A, Campbell N, Whelton PK, et al
    Scaling hypertension treatment in 24 low-income and middle-income countries: economic evaluation of treatment decisions at three blood pressure cut-points.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e071036.
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  19. LIU W, Cheng X, Zhang Y, Liao W, et al
    Effect of transcranial direct current stimulation combined with transcutaneous auricular vagus nerve stimulation on poststroke cognitive impairment: a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e082764.
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  20. CHEN Q, Kan M, Jiang X, Liu H, et al
    Comparison of the efficacy and tolerability of different repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation modalities for post-stroke dysphagia: a systematic review and Bayesian network meta-analysis protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080289.
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  21. RASYID A, Harris S, Kurniawan M, Mesiano T, et al
    Predictive value of admission D-dimer levels in patient with acute ischaemic stroke and COVID-19: a second-wave prospective cohort study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e077500.
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  22. ALAMER AA, Ward C, Forrest I, Drinnan M, et al
    Eating and drinking experience in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a qualitative study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078608.
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  23. LI B, Niu T, Dai Y, Bu L, et al
    Intraoperative intensive blood pressure management strategy and the outcome of patients who had an acute ischaemic stroke undergoing endovascular treatment under general anaesthesia: study protocol for a prospective randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079197.
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    March 2024
  24. YIN Z, Deng Y, Li Z, Gu H, et al
    Assessment of rehabilitation following acute ischaemic stroke in China: a registry-based retrospective observational study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e082279.
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  25. SHI R, Meng W, Liu Z, Chang L, et al
    Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for poststroke insomnia: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081642.
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  26. GUPTA R, Sharma K, Khedar RS, Sharma SK, et al
    Influence of COVID-19 pandemic in India on coronary artery disease clinical presentation, angiography, interventions and in-hospital outcomes: a single centre prospective registry-based observational study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078596.
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  27. CHEN F, Li G, Zhang X, Shen Q, et al
    impHFrEF trial: study protocol for an open-label, multicentre study of improvement the outcome of patients with heart failure in China using a mobile hEalth-supported platForm.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081011.
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  28. MORTENSEN JK, Blauenfeldt RA, Hedegaard JN, Morberg Wejse C, et al
    Prevalence and impact of SARS-CoV-2 infection among patients with acute ischaemic stroke: a nationwide register-based cohort study in Denmark.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081527.
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  29. UEMATSU T, Nojiri S, Ishijima M, Nishizaki Y, et al
    Association between osteoarthritis and cardiovascular disease in elderly in Japan: an administrative claims database analysis.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080387.
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  30. GU Y, Xie J, Liu X, Zhou X, et al
    Nomogram for predicting moderate-to-severe sleep-disordered breathing in patients with acute ischaemic stroke: a retrospective cohort study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076709.
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  31. RIJK MH, Platteel TN, van den Berg TMC, Geersing GJ, et al
    Prognostic factors and prediction models for hospitalisation and all-cause mortality in adults presenting to primary care with a lower respiratory tract infection: a systematic review.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e075475.
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  32. HARVEY S, Stone M, Zingelman S, Copland DA, et al
    Comprehensive quality assessment for aphasia rehabilitation after stroke: protocol for a multicentre, mixed-methods study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080532.
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  33. BURTON E, Quinn R, Crosbie-Staunton K, Deasy C, et al
    Temporal trends of ambulance time intervals for suspected stroke/transient ischaemic attack (TIA) before and during the COVID-19 pandemic in Ireland: a quasi-experimental study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078168.
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  34. ZHU A, Tang R, Rajendran S, Hajian H, et al
    Prescriber decision-making on antithrombotic therapy after endovascular intervention for peripheral artery disease: a protocol for a discrete choice experiment.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079668.
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  35. VAN PAASSEN JG, Tan JP, Deneer VHM, Bouvy ML, et al
    Exploring the pharmacists' role in optimising antithrombotic therapy in primary care: a qualitative study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079018.
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  36. BANSAL S, Canziani MEF, Birne R, Anker SD, et al
    Finerenone cardiovascular and kidney outcomes by age and sex: FIDELITY post hoc analysis of two phase 3, multicentre, double-blind trials.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076444.
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  37. JULLIAND S, Papaxanthis C, Delphin C, Mock A, et al
    IMPROVE study protocol, investigating post-stroke local muscle vibrations to promote cerebral plasticity and functional recovery: a single-blind randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079918.
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  38. EINARSDOTTIR MJ, Kibiwott Kirui B, Li H, Olsson D, et al
    Impact of chronic oral glucocorticoid treatment on mortality in patients with COVID-19: analysis of a population-based cohort.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080640.
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  39. MA J, Tian Z, Chai P, Wan Q, et al
    Estimating the economic burden of stroke in China: a cost-of-illness study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080634.
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  40. REDER SR, Herrlich N, Grauhan NF, Othman AE, et al
    Sex-specific Impact of the first COVID-19 Lockdown on Age Structure and Case Acuity at Admission in a Patient Population in southwestern Germany: a retrospective comparative Study in Neuroradiology.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079625.
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  41. SHEN Z, Mi S, Huang C, Zhou D, et al
    Home-based mobile-guided exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation among patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement (REHAB-TAVR): protocol for a randomised clinical trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080042.
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  42. YU C, Li H, Lei C, Wang Y, et al
    Epicardial left atrial appendage clipping versus direct oral anticoagulant to reduce stroke risk in non-paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (LAA-CLIP): rationale, design and study protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e083153.
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  43. VAHLBERG BM, Eriksson S, Holmback U, Lundstrom E, et al
    Factors associated with changes in walking performance in individuals 3 months after stroke or TIA: secondary analyses from a randomised controlled trial of SMS-delivered training instructions in Sweden.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078180.
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    February 2024
  44. NGUYEN B, Marshall JL, Rana C, Atem FD, et al
    Prospective study examining the impact of cerebral angiography on quantitative pupillometer values in the interventional radiology suite.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080779.
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  45. LOTT N, Douglas JL, Magnusson M, Gani J, et al
    Should intermittent pneumatic compression devices be standard therapy for the prevention of venous thromboembolic events in major surgery? Protocol for a randomised clinical trial (IMPOSTERS).
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078913.
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  46. GHAITH AK, El-Hajj VG, Atallah E, Rios Zermeno J, et al
    Impact of the pandemic and concomitant COVID-19 on the management and outcomes of middle cerebral artery strokes: a nationwide registry-based study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080738.
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  47. BURLAKOTI A, Kumaratilake J, Taylor J, Henneberg M, et al
    Trend of cerebral aneurysms over the past two centuries: need for early screening.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081290.
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  48. BALLEGAARD ELF, Lindhard K, Lindhardt M, Peters CD, et al
    Protocol for a randomised controlled trial comparing warfarin with no oral anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation on chronic dialysis: the Danish Warfarin-Dialysis (DANWARD) trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081961.
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  49. SHAW L, Briscoe S, Nunns MP, Lawal HM, et al
    What is the quantity, quality and type of systematic review evidence available to inform the optimal prescribing of statins and antihypertensives? A systematic umbrella review and evidence and gap map.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e072502.
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  50. MCCORMICK S, Jarvis JM, Terhorst L, Richardson A, et al
    Patient-report and caregiver-report measures of rehabilitation service use following acquired brain injury: a systematic review.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076537.
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  51. HERNANDEZ-PINILLA A, Clua-Espuny JL, Satue-Gracia EM, Palleja-Millan M, et al
    Protocol for a multicentre and prospective follow-up cohort study of early detection of atrial fibrillation, silent stroke and cognitive impairment in high-risk primary care patients: the PREFA-TE study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080736.
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  52. BELANGER A, Beaudet L, Lapointe T, Houle J, et al
    Clinical and organisational quality indicators for the optimal management of acute ischaemic stroke in the era of thrombectomy: a scoping review and expert consensus study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e073173.
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  53. CARTON DE TOURNAI A, Herman E, Gathy E, Ebner-Karestinos D, et al
    Baby HABIT-ILE intervention: study protocol of a randomised controlled trial in infants aged 6-18 months with unilateral cerebral palsy.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078383.
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  54. ULEBERG B, Bonaa KH, Govatsmark RES, Olsen F, et al
    Exploring variation in timely reperfusion treatment in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in Norway: a national register-based cohort study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e081301.
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  55. WANG W, You M, Ma W, Yang Y, et al
    Effect of eye-tracking-based attention training for patients with poststroke cognitive impairment: a study protocol for a prospective, single-blinded, single-centre, randomised controlled trial in China.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079917.
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  56. SHIRAISHI Y, Ikemura N, Urashima M, Kohno T, et al
    Rationale and protocol of the LAQUA-HF trial: a factorial randomised controlled trial evaluating the effects of neurohormonal and diuretic agents on health-status reported outcomes in heart failure patients.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076519.
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  57. LEWIS J, Evison F, Doal R, Field J, et al
    How far back do we need to look to capture diagnoses in electronic health records? A retrospective observational study of hospital electronic health record data.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080678.
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  58. WEIGHTMAN M, Robinson B, Mitchell MP, Garratt E, et al
    Sleep and motor learning in stroke (SMiLES): a longitudinal study investigating sleep-dependent consolidation of motor sequence learning in the context of recovery after stroke.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e077442.
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  59. WANG X, Zhang ZX, Lin BL, Jiang H, et al
    Mediation role of perceived social support between recurrence risk perception and health behaviour among patients with stroke in China: a cross-sectional study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079812.
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  60. HUANG CY, Huang MC, Liao HH, Lin CL, et al
    Effect of acupuncture on ischaemic stroke in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a nationwide propensity score-matched study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e075218.
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  61. WANICHANON W, Ananchaisarp T, Buathong N, Choomalee K, et al
    Knowledge and attitude towards stroke among the population of one rural community in southern Thailand: a survey.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080269.
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  62. JU F, Yuan X, Sun H
    Left atrial appendage occlusion for patients with valvular diseases without atrial fibrillation (the OPINION Study): study protocol for a multicentre, randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076688.
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  63. LEE YJ, Taft A, Stevenson DK, Darmstadt GL, et al
    Integrating evidence and causal mapping of factors that influence medication decision-making by pregnant women at risk of hypertensive disorder: protocol for a scoping review.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e074775.
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  64. ZHU F, Xu X, Jin M, Chen J, et al
    Priming transcranial direct current stimulation for improving hemiparetic upper limb in patients with subacute stroke: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079372.
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  65. KRISTJANSEN KA, Engel Krag A, Schmidt H, Holmich LR, et al
    Perioperative treatment with tranexamic acid in melanoma (PRIME): protocol for a Danish multicentre randomised controlled trial investigating the prognostic and treatment-related impact of the plasminogen-plasmin pathway.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e077012.
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    January 2024
  66. GUO C, Jiang Z, He J, Ma H, et al
    Impact of left atrial appendage thrombus location on diagnostic accuracy of cardiac CT: a single-centre case-control study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079876.
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  67. FOSCHI M, Galante A, Ornello R, Necozione S, et al
    Point-Of-Care low-field MRI in acute Stroke (POCS): protocol for a multicentric prospective open-label study evaluating diagnostic accuracy.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e075614.
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  68. CHAO X, Wang J, Dong Y, Fang Y, et al
    Neuroimaging of neuropsychological disturbances following ischaemic stroke (CONNECT): a prospective cohort study protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e077799.
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  69. LI D, Zhou M, Zha F, Long J, et al
    Association between N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide and clinical outcomes in bedridden patients with stroke: a cross-sectional study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e077083.
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  70. KIM SG, Cho JM, Han K, Joo KW, et al
    Non-indicated initiation of proton pump inhibitor and risk of adverse outcomes in patients with underlying chronic kidney disease: a nationwide, retrospective, cohort study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078032.
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  71. GRIFFITHS J, Fox L, Williamson PR
    Quantifying the carbon footprint of clinical trials: guidance development and case studies.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e075755.
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  72. INAGUMA D, Tatematsu Y, Okamoto N, Ogata S, et al
    Multicentre, open-label, randomised, controlled trial to compare early intervention with calcimimetics and conventional therapy in preventing coronary artery calcification in patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism (UPCOMING): a study protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e076962.
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  73. BRAY EP, Georgiou RF, Hives L, Iqbal N, et al
    Non-pharmacological interventions for the reduction and maintenance of blood pressure in people with prehypertension: a systematic review protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078189.
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  74. NAKAO YM, Nadarajah R, Shuweihdi F, Nakao K, et al
    Predicting incident heart failure from population-based nationwide electronic health records: protocol for a model development and validation study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e073455.
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  75. BRODERICK M, Burridge J, Demain S, Johnson L, et al
    Multicentre pilot randomised control trial of a self-directed exergaming intervention for poststroke upper limb rehabilitation: research protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e077121.
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  76. KILBRIDE C, Butcher T, Warland A, Ryan J, et al
    Rehabilitation via HOMe-Based gaming exercise for the Upper limb post Stroke (RHOMBUS): a qualitative analysis of participants' experience.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e075821.
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  77. GLARGAARD S, Thomsen JH, Logstrup BB, Schou M, et al
    Thoracentesis to alleviate pleural effusion in acute heart failure: study protocol for the multicentre, open-label, randomised controlled TAP-IT trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e078155.
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  78. YUAN J, Yang L, Li M, Bai J, et al
    Protocol of the development of a core outcome set for stroke in multidimensional value assessment of traditional Chinese medicine.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e079492.
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  79. LEITNER MA, Hubert GJ, Paternoster L, Leitner MI, et al
    Clinical outcome of rural in-hospital-stroke patients after interhospital transfer for endovascular therapy within a telemedical stroke network in Germany: a registry-based observational study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e071975.
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  80. DENG YM, Sun JJ, Gu HQ, Yang KX, et al
    Predictors of dysphagia screening and pneumonia among patients with intracerebral haemorrhage in China: a cross-sectional hospital-based retrospective study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e073977.
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  81. CARR E, Whiston A, O'Reilly S, O Donoghue M, et al
    Sequential multiple assignment randomised trial to develop an adaptive mobile health intervention to increase physical activity in people poststroke in the community setting in Ireland: TAPAS trial protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e072811.
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  82. ETMINANI F, Sandgren E, Holm J, Magnusson P, et al
    Randomised, siteless study to compare systematic atrial fibrillation screening using enrichment by a risk prediction model with standard care in a Swedish population aged >/= 65 years: CONSIDERING-AF study design.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e080639.
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  83. LOK CE, Hemmelgarn BR, Moist LM, Polkinghorne K, et al
    Protection against Incidences of Serious Cardiovascular Events Study with daily fish oil supplementation in dialysis patients (PISCES): protocol for a randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e072239.
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  84. LESAINE E, Francis F, Domecq S, Miganeh-Hadi S, et al
    Social and clinical vulnerability in stroke and STEMI management during the COVID-19 pandemic: a registry-based study.
    BMJ Open. 2024;14:e073933.
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    December 2023
  85. MASSEY D, Sawano M, Baker AD, Guthe DB, et al
    Characterisation of internal tremors and vibration symptoms.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e077389.
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  86. ZHANG Y, Jin Q, Ji C, Yuan P, et al
    Innovative Telerehabilitation Enhanced Care Programme (ITECP) in young and middle-aged patients with haemorrhagic stroke to improve exercise adherence: protocol of a multicentre randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e072268.
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  87. HAGBERG G, Ihle-Hansen H, Abzhandadze T, Reinholdsson M, et al
    Prognostic value of acute National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale Items on disability: a registry study of first-ever stroke in the western part of Sweden.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e080007.
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  88. KRISHNAMURTHY SN, Pocock S, Kaul P, Owen R, et al
    Comparing the long-term outcomes in chronic coronary syndrome patients with prior ST-segment and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: findings from the TIGRIS registry.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e070237.
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  89. LLOYD KE, Hall LH, Ziegler L, Foy R, et al
    Acceptability of aspirin for cancer preventive therapy: a survey and qualitative study exploring the views of the UK general population.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e078703.
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  90. ESTIASARI R, Tiksnadi A, Tunjungsari D, Maharani K, et al
    Effectiveness of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) as adjunctive treatment for chronic headache in adults with clinically stable systemic lupus erythematosus (SHADE): a randomised double-blind multiarm sham controlled clinical trial.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e076713.
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  91. PARK MJ, Hwang J, Ahn J, Park SJ, et al
    Ischaemic stroke in patients with diabetes requiring urgent procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic in South Korea: a retrospective, nationwide, population-based cohort study using data from the National Emergency Department Information System.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e074381.
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  92. OU M, Zhu L, Chen H, Wang G, et al
    Perioperative change trajectories and predictors of swallowing function and swallowing-related quality of life in patients with oral cancer: a longitudinal observational study.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e075401.
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  93. LI G, Sun Y, Liu T, Yang P, et al
    Predictive factors of poor outcome and mortality among anterior ischaemic stroke patients despite successful recanalisation in China: a secondary analysis of the CAPTURE trial.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e078917.
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  94. DAI W, Yang X, Liu C, Ding H, et al
    Effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation over the contralesional dorsal premotor cortex on upper limb function in severe ischaemic stroke: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e074037.
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  95. NADARAJAH R, Wu J, Arbel R, Haim M, et al
    Risk of atrial fibrillation and association with other diseases: protocol of the derivation and international external validation of a prediction model using nationwide population-based electronic health records.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e075196.
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  96. LIU S, Zhang K, Li X, Li C, et al
    Effects of the different intensities of task-oriented training on the upper extremity motor function and self-care ability of stroke survivors: study protocol for a multiarm parallel-group randomised controlled trial in a tertiary hospital in China.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e074106.
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  97. PATOMELLA AH, Guidetti S, Hagstromer M, Olsson CB, et al
    Make My Day: primary prevention of stroke using engaging everyday activities as a mediator of sustainable health - a randomised controlled trial and process evaluation protocol.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e072037.
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  98. ADHIKARI S, Mukhyopadhyay A, Kolzoff S, Li X, et al
    Cohort profile: a large EHR-based cohort with linked pharmacy refill and neighbourhood social determinants of health data to assess heart failure medication adherence.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e076812.
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    November 2023
  99. MORGAN CL, Durand A, McCormack T, Hughes E, et al
    Risk of major adverse cardiovascular events associated with elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in a population with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease with and without type 2 diabetes: a UK database analysis using the Clinical Practice R
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e064541.
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  100. SUN Y, Luo J, Gong H, Xu R, et al
    Comparison of drug-coated balloon angioplasty versus standard medical therapy on recurrent stroke and mortality rates among patients with symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic stenosis: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e078040.
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  101. GRUIA DC, Trender W, Hellyer P, Banerjee S, et al
    IC3 protocol: a longitudinal observational study of cognition after stroke using novel digital health technology.
    BMJ Open. 2023;13:e076653.
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    March 2023
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  306. XIE C, Wang K, Peng J, Jiang X, et al
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    October 2022
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  314. HU Y, Chen Q, Zhang B
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    September 2022
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    What is the feasibility and patient acceptability of a digital system for arm and hand rehabilitation after stroke? A mixed-methods, single-arm feasibility study of the 'OnTrack' intervention for hospital and home use.
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  320. KOVACS EH, Dembrovszky F, Ocskay K, Szabo L, et al
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    August 2022
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    July 2022
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    June 2022
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    May 2022
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    April 2022
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    March 2022
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    February 2022
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    TACTICS - Trial of Advanced CT Imaging and Combined Education Support for Drip and Ship: evaluating the effectiveness of an 'implementation intervention' in providing better patient access to reperfusion therapies: protocol for a non-randomised contro
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    Atrial fibrillation (AF) pilot screening programme in primary care in Ireland: an implementation study protocol.
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    January 2022
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    Preoperative stereotactic body radiotherapy combined with surgical treatment for renal cell carcinoma and inferior vena cava tumour thrombus: study protocol for a single-arm cohort trial.
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  411. TAMRAT EG, Gufue ZH, Getachew S, Yifru YM, et al
    Factors associated with the longer-term unmet supportive care needs of stroke survivors in Ethiopia: a multicentre cross-sectional study.
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    Corticocortical paired associative stimulation for treating motor dysfunction after stroke: study protocol for a randomised sham-controlled double-blind clinical trial.
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    Feasibility of an individualised, task-oriented, video-supported home exercise programme for arm function in patients in the subacute phase after stroke: protocol of a randomised controlled pilot study.
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    December 2021
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  420. ZHANG Y, Wang S, Cheng Q, Zhang J, et al
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    Background incidence rates of hospitalisations and emergency department visits for thromboembolic and coagulation disorders in Ontario, Canada for COVID-19 vaccine safety assessment: a population-based retrospective observational study.
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    November 2021
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    October 2021
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    September 2021
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    Continuation versus discontinuation of aspirin-based antiplatelet therapy for perioperative bleeding and ischaemic events in adults undergoing neurosurgery: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis.
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  449. PENGPID S, Peltzer K
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    Cost-effectiveness of speech and language therapy plus scalp acupuncture versus speech and language therapy alone for community-based patients with Broca's aphasia after stroke: a post hoc analysis of data from a randomised controlled trial.
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    August 2021
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  458. BHATTACHARJEE S, Yaghmaei N, Phuong CTL, Neupane D, et al
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  460. NORTHCOTT S, Thomas S, James K, Simpson A, et al
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    Allogeneic adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells in ischaemic stroke (AMASCIS-02): a phase IIb, multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial protocol.
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    July 2021
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    June 2021
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    May 2021
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    April 2021
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    March 2021
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    February 2021
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