Table 2

Outcomes for patients with ‘non-perfect’ ASPECTS (poor ASPECTS ≤6 vs more favorable ASPECTS >6)

VariableNTotal
(N=154)
ASPECTS ≤6
(N=31)
ASPECTS ≥7
(N=123)
p Value
mRS1340.61
 021 (15.7)5 (20.0)16 (14.7)
 128 (20.9)3 (12.0)25 (22.9)
 222 (16.4)5 (20.0)17 (15.6)
 318 (13.4)2 (8.0)16 (14.7)
 421 (15.7)3 (12.0)18 (16.5)
 510 (7.5)3 (12.0)7 (6.4)
 614 (10.4)4 (16.0)10 (9.2)
mRS1340.91
 3–663 (47.0)12 (48.0)51 (46.8)
 0–271 (53.0)13 (52.0)58 (53.2)
Post-thrombectomy TICI flow1540.58
 0−2a145 (94.2)26 (83.9)119 (96.7)
 2b−39 (5.8)5 (16.1)4 (3.3)
Death13414 (10.4)4 (16)10 (9.2)0.31
Side (left)15183 (55)18 (58.1)65 (54.2)0.70
ICH15410 (6.5)5 (16.1)5 (4.1)0.015
  • All data are presented as mean (SD) or frequency (%) for continuous or categorical data, respectively. Statistical significance was assessed using Student's t test or χ2 test for continuous or categorical data, respectively.

  • ASPECTS, Alberta Stroke Program Early CT Score; ICH, intracerebral hemorrhage; mRS, modified Rankin Score; TICI, Thrombolysis in Cerebral Infarction.