Predictive genomics of cardioembolic stroke

Rachel Badovinac Ramoni, Blanca E. Himes, Michele M. Sale, Karen L. Furie, Marco F. Ramoni

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Cardioembolic stroke is a complex disease resulting from the interaction of numerous factors. Using data from Genes Affecting Stroke Risk and Outcome Study (GASROS), we show that a multivariate predictive model built using Bayesian networks is able to achieve a predictive accuracy of 86% on the fitted values as computed by the area under the receiver operating characteristic curve relative to that of the individual single nucleotide polymorphism with the highest prognostic performance (area under the receiver operating characteristic curve=60%).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S67-S70
Issue number3 SUPPL. 1
StatePublished - Mar 2009


  • Bayesian networks
  • Genetics
  • Ischemic stroke
  • Prediction
  • Risk factors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing


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