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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the study population

From: Frequency and risk factors of carotid artery disease among ischemic stroke patients in the south Egypt: hospital-based study

Variable Number (%)
Age (mean ± S.D.) 63.3 ± 9.79
 ≤ 60 years 73 (39.5%)
 > 60 years 112 (60.5%)
Gender  
 Male 142 (76.8%)
 Female 43 (23.2%)
DM 71 (38.4%)
Hypertension 116 (62.7%)
Ischemic heart disease 61 (33%)
Dyslipidemia 96 (51.9%)
Smoking 91 (49.2%)
NIHSS (mean ± S.D.) 11.89 ± 4.91
  1. S.D. standard deviation