Table 2

Responses based on region

RegionReponses
(n (% of total))
Per cent academic
(n (%))
Most common answer (%)
Inpatient consultations (Q6)Hospital–hospital transfers (Q7)Aggressiveness to pursue thrombectomy (Q12)First technique (Q17)
Midwest20 (25.6)15 (75.0)(35.0)*Slightly increased (60)Slightly more aggressive (40)Retrievable stent with suction (35.0)
Northeast19 (24.4)18 (94.7)Unchanged (36.8)Greatly increased (57.9)Slightly more aggressive (36.8)ADAPT (42.1)
Northwest4 (5.1)0 (0)Stayed constant (75)Slightly increased (50)(50)†ADAPT (75)
Southeast23 (29.5)18 (78.3)Slightly increased (82.6)Slightly increased (65.2)Slightly more aggressive (52.2)ADAPT (39.1)
Southwest13 (16.7)7 (53.8)Slightly increased (53.8)Slightly increased (61.5)Slightly more aggressive (46.2)ADAPT (53.8)
  • *Equal responses for slightly increased and unchanged.

  • †Equal responses for slightly more aggressive and unchanged.

  • ADAPT, A Direct Aspiration first Pass Technique.