Skip to main content

Table 1 Baseline characteristics of study population

From: Levels of acute phase proteins remain stable after ischemic stroke

Number of participants 21
Age, mean ± SD, y 65.6 ± 11.6
Male, N (%) 13 (61.9)
Race-ethnicity, N (%)  
   Non-Hispanic White, 4 (19.1)
   Non-Hispanic Black 2 (9.5)
   Hispanic 15 (71.4)
Risk factors, N (%)  
   History of coronary artery disease 8 (38.1)
   Current smoking 4 (19.1)
   Diabetes mellitus 3 (14.3)
   Hypertension 14 (66.7)
   Hypercholesterolemia 7 (33.3)
NIH Stroke Scale score, N (%)  
   0–5 15 (71.4)
   6–13 5 (23.8)
   ≥14 1 (4.8)
Stroke etiologic subtype, N (%)  
   Atherosclerotic 2 (9.5)
   Lacunar 7 (33.3)
   Embolic 1 (4.8)
   Cryptogenic 11 (52.4)