ABCD2 modified score (age, hypertension, clinical deficit, duration of symptoms and diabetes) or carotid stenosis
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Stroke. 2010 May;41(5):844-50 Cohorts
IN stroke, ischemic, transient ischemic attack, risk of evolving to stroke The Use of
ABCD2 modified score (age, hypertension, clinical deficit, duration of symptoms and diabetes) or carotid stenosis
As Prognostic Item
Is useless Than
no comparison
To accurately predict risk of stroke at 90 days in confirmed cases of TIA: 24% of patients with TIA recurrence or stroke had low ABCD2 scores. Presence and severity of carotid stenosis was more predictive.