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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of cardioembolic stroke patients.

From: Oral anticoagulation in elderly patients as secondary prevention of cardioembolic strokes

CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS
HT 107 (67.2%)
AF 92 (57.8%)
PREVIOUS STROKE 56 (35.1)
DIABETES 35 (21.9%)
ISCHEMIC CARDIOPATHY 30 (18.8%)
DYSLIPEMIA 21 (13.2%)
MYOCARDIOPATHY 15 (9.5%)
PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE 5 (3.1%)
PREVIOUS TREATMENTS
ANTIHYPERTENSIVES 94 (59.4%)
STATINS 23 (14.3%)
ANTIPLATELETS 66 (41.3% )
ANTICOAGULANTS 25 (15.6%) (27% OF KNOWN AF)
  1. Cardiovascular risk factors, previous treatments, dependency scales at discharge.