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Table 2 Demographic and clinical variables available for all groups

From: Blood flow response to orthostatic challenge identifies signatures of the failure of static cerebral autoregulation in patients with cerebrovascular disease

  Patients Controls
(n = 15)
Acute ischemic stroke ICA (n = 27)  
PENN05–07 (n = 17) PENN09–11 (n = 17) BCN15–17
(n = 38)
BCN-study
Age;
years median,
(interquartile range)
59 (53, 75) 62 (60, 64) 83 (69, 88) 68 (64, 72) 28 (28, 33)
Females, n (%) 10 (59%) 7 (41%) 21 (55%) 4 (15%) 6 (40%)
Diabetes mellitus, n (%) 8 (26.7) 8 (26.7) 16 (59) 1 (7)
Hypertension, n (%) 33 (86.8) 15 (88.2) 33 (86.8) 20 (74) 0 (0)
Dyslipidemia, n (%) 19 (50) 14 (82.4) 19 (50) 26 (96) 0 (0)
NIHSS on admission 15 (6, 20) 9 (5, 13) 18 (7, 20)
Admission ASPECTS 7 (4.3, 9.7) 9 (6, 10)
Days from stroke onset 2 (2, 3) 1 (1, 1) 1 (0.5, 1)
TOAST, n (%)
LAA 3 (18) 5 (13)
CE 7 (41) 13 (34)
Other 7 (41) 2 (5)
Undef. 0 (0) 18 (47)
  1. AIS acute ischemic stroke, ICA internal carotid artery, NIHSS National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale, ASPECTS Alberta Stroke Program Early Computed Tomography Score, TOAST Trial of ORG 10172 in Acute Stroke Treatment, LAA Large artery atherosclerosis, CE cardioembolism, Undef. undefined etiology
  2. (−) indicates that the data do not exist for a specific group. Values are median and interquartile range or the number and proportion