Table 1

 Patient’s age and survival in relation to stroke type

PatientsAge6 month survival
Shown are the distribution, age, and 6 month survival rate for different stroke types and locations for the study population of 65 patients aged 65 years and older with severe ischaemic (n = 46) or haemorrhagic (n = 19) stroke.
    <1/2 MCA territory74
    1/2–subtotal MCA territory74
    Total MCA territory217
    Posterior circulation113
    Supratentorial <10 ml22
    Supratentorial 10–50 ml63
    Supratentorial >50 ml71