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Table 2 Clinical characteristics of cardioembolic stroke patients treated with oral anticoagulant.

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

GENDER AND AGE
SEX 40.6% male
AGE 83.2 (80-89)
CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS
HT 21 (65.6%)
AF 21 (65.6%)
DIABETES 7 (21.9%)
DYSLIPEMIA 6 (19.4%)
ISCHEMIC CARDIOPATHY 5 (15.7%)
MIOCARDIOPATHY 4 (12.9%)
CONGESTIVE CARDIOPATHY FAILURE 4 (12.9%)
SYSTEMIC EMBOLISM EVENTS 2 (6.3%)
PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE 1 (3.1%)
SOCIAL SUPPORT
LIVING WITH FAMILY 27 (84.4%)
LIVING ALONE 4 (12.5%)
INSTITUTIONALIZED 1 (3.1%)