Table 6:

Predictors of good outcome following mechanical thrombectomy in younger and older patients

Variable70 Years or YoungerOlder Than 70 Years
OR95% CIP ValueOR95% CIP Value
Afib0.53(0.18–1.61).2651.5(0.58–3.90).407
Baseline ASPECTS1.16(0.91–1.49).2221.06(0.73–1.54).752
Baseline NIHSS0.88(0.78–0.99).0330.86(0.78–0.96).006
Female1.28(0.49–3.33).6171.07(0.39–2.97).898
HTN0.57(0.20–1.63).2961(0.34–2.95).995
ICA4.01(0.88–18.33).0730.35(0.08–1.44).145
IV-tPA1.06(0.38–2.96).9152.32(0.89–6.06).086
Prestroke mRS score0.53(0.26–1.11).0920.64(0.38–1.10).104
TICI 2b–34.82(1.32–17.63).0187.32(1.73–30.99).007
  • Note:—Afib indicates atrial fibrillation; HTN, hypertension.