Table 1

Demographic and clinical variables and their relationship with clinical evolution

NINDSECASSECASS II
Sex gender (female/male) (percentage of patients)42/5842/5835/6539.3/61
Smoking (percentage of patients)3643
High blood pressure (percentage of patients)486639.652.8
Diabetes mellitus (percentage of patients)162411.821.3
Cardiac disease (percentage of patients)
Coronary disease234319.513.9
Valvular disease8113.20.2
Atrial fibrillation271817.521.8
Previous TIA/stroke (percentage of patients)293927.327.6
Antithrombotic treatment (percentage of patients)264112.520.5
NIHSS at admission (median)16141211