Table 1

Baseline characteristics and recanalization outcomes for 234 patients

Baseline characteristicsN%
Mean age, years66.914.7
Sex (1)  
Race (1)  
Smoking (3)6729.0
Atrial fibrillation9841.9
Diabetes mellitus6126.1
Coronary artery disease7632.5
Location of clot/occlusion  
NIHSS, baseline (6)  
 Mild: 0–5104.4
 Moderate: 6–1912755.7
 Severe: 20–429139.9
Recanalization outcomes
Final TICI score
Rescue therapy, Solitaire failed4820.5
Distal embolization (2)3615.5
Balloon-guided catheter (10)9843.8
Solitaire+Penumbra (10)3214.3
Intravenous t-PA (1)10042.9
Intra-arterial t-PA6527.8
Passes (1)
Median (range) time from onset to procedure start (8), min27775–1425
Median (range) time from procedure start to recanalization (25), min458–412
  • Data shown are n (%) unless indicated otherwise.

  • ICA, internal carotid artery; NIHSS, National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale; t-PA, tissue plasminogen activator.