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Table 3 Frequency of favourable outcome and in-hospital mortality in statin users during the study period

From: Pretreatment with statins improves early outcome in patients with first-ever ischaemic stroke: a pleiotropic effect of statins or a beneficial effect of hypercholesterolemia?

Outcome 1986-1992*
(n = 146)
1993-1998
(n = 107)
1999-2004
(n = 128)
Pvalue*
Favourable outcome (n = 84) 33 (22.6) 24 (22.4) 27 (21.1) 0,950
In-hospital mortality (n = 23) 18 (8.2) 6 (5.6) 5 (3.9) 0.319
  1. *Statin use or hypercholesterolemia.
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