Table 5

Comparison of subjects with anterior circulation and perfect ASPECT scores with those with ASPECT scores involving the cortex

N (N=120)Perfect (ASPECTS 10) (N=49)N (%)Cortical (N=71*)N (%)p Value†
mRS 90 days1120.2464
 07 (15.6)5 (7.5)
 110 (22.2)13 (19.4)
 24 (8.9)12 (17.9)
 38 (17.8)8 (11.9)
 48 (17.8)8 (11.9)
 51 (2.2)8 (11.9)
 67 (15.6)13 (19.4)
Traditional dichotomy (90 days)1120.8439
 mRS 0–221 (46.7)30 (44.8)
 mRS 3–624 (53.3)37 (55.2)
Alternative dichotomy (90 days)1120.1081
 mRS 5–68 (17.8)21 (31.3)
 mRS 0–437 (82.2)46 (68.7)
Death (mRS=6)1120.6022
 Yes7 (15.6)13 (19.4)
 No38 (84.4)54 (80.6)
Post-TICI flow1170.0537
 TICI 0–-2A7 (15.2)22 (31.0)
 TICI 2B–339 (84.8)49 (69.0)
Hemorrhage1200.0468
 Yes4 (8.2)16 (22.5)
 No45 (91.8)55 (77.5)
Side1180.7229
 Left29 (60.4)40 (57.1)
 Right19 (39.6)30 (42.9)
  • †Significant differences are shown in bold.

  • mRS, modified Rankin scale; TICI, Thrombolysis in Cerebral Ischemia