ABCD score: age, hypertension, clinical deficit and duration of symptoms
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Stroke. 2006 Dec;37(12):2892-7 Cohorts
IN stroke, ischemic, transient ischemic attack, risk of evolving to stroke The Use of
ABCD score: age, hypertension, clinical deficit and duration of symptoms
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
no comparison
To identify patients at high-risk of having an stroke in the following 30 days: 0% risk if score < 3; 3.5% and 7.6% scores 3 and 4; 21% score = 5; 31% score = 6.
Lancet. 2005 Jul 2;366(9479):29-36 Randomized Controlled Trial
IN stroke, ischemic, transient ischemic attack, risk of evolving to stroke The Use of
ABCD score: age, hypertension, clinical deficit and duration of symptoms
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
no comparison
To identify patients at high-risk of having an stroke in the next 7 days: 0.4% risk if score < 5, 12% if = 5, 31% if = 6.