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Table 1 Patient demographics (n = 23)

From: Characterization of healing following atherosclerotic carotid plaque rupture in acutely symptomatic patients: an exploratory study using in vivo cardiovascular magnetic resonance

  Total number of patients/value
Sex (male; %) 14 (60.9)
Age (years ± SD) 70.1 ± 11.4
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg ± SD) 138.8 ± 20.1
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg ± SD) 78.4 ± 14.2
Heart rate (beats/minute) 71.1 ± 9.6
Hypertension, n (%) 8 (34.8)
Diabetes, n (%) 1 (4.3)
Renal Impairment, n (%) 2 (8.7)
Ischemic heart disease, n (%) 5 (21.7)
Peripheral vascular disease, n (%) 1 (4.3)
Coronary artery disease, n (%) 1 (4.3)
Previous TIA/Stroke, n(%) 7 (30.4)
Statin used before recruitment, n (%) 16 (69.6)
Aspirin used before recruitment, n (%) 8 (34.8)
ECST defined luminal stenosis (% ± SD) 54.4 ± 15.4
Clinic follow-up period (Days ± SD) 546 ± 186