Table 1

 Characteristics of patients according to the use of thrombolytic treatment

rtPA treatedNon-rtPA
F, female; IQR, interquartile range; LACS: lacunar syndrome; M, male; NIHSS, National Institutes of Health stroke scale; OCSP: Oxfordshire Stroke Community Project; PACS: partial anterior circulation syndrome; rtPA, recombinant tissue plasminogen activator; TACS: total anterior circulation syndrome.
n125
Age (years) (mean (SD))62 (16)68 (16)
Sex (M:F)5:73:2
NIHSS (median (IQR))16 (13 to 20)9 (4 to 11)
OCSP definition
    TACS81
    PACS33
    LACS11
Recanalisation at 24 h (n)93