Table 1

Characteristics of 100 patients at baseline

All (%)No atrial fibrillation (%)Atrial fibrillation (%)
Patients100 (100)91 (91)9 (9)
Mean age (years)67.6±10.866.9±10.874.3±9.0
Median time from index stroke to inclusion (days)7.0 (IQR 4.0–12.8)7.0 (IQR 4.0–13.0)6.0 (IQR 3.0–8.0)
Congestive heart failure1 (1)1 (1.1)0 (0)
Hypertension78 (78.0)71 (78.0)7 (77.8)
Age ≥75 years24 (24.0)20 (22.0)4 (44.4)
Diabetes mellitus19 (19.0)18 (19.8)1 (11.1)
Stroke100 (100.0)91 (100.0)9 (100.0)
Vascular disease17 (17.0)16 (17.6)1 (11.1)
Age 65–74 years37 (37.0)34 (37.4)3 (33.3)
Sex category (female)40 (40.0)34 (37.4)6 (66.7)
CHA2DS2-VASc score
 Mean total score4.4±1.94.3±1.34.9±1.1
 0 point0 (0.0)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)
 1 point0 (0.0)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)
 2 points6 (6.0)6 (6.6)0 (0.0)
 3 points22 (22.0)22 (24.2)0 (0.0)
 4 points24 (24.0)20 (22.0)4 (44.4)
 5 points28 (28.025 (27.5)3 (33.3)
 6 points15 (15.0)14 (15.4)1 (11.1)
 7 points5 (5.0)4 (4.4)1 (11.1)
 8 points0 (0.0)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)
 9 points0 (0.0)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)
  • Data presented as frequencies (percentage in parenthesis).