ABCD2 modified score: age, hypertension, clinical deficit, duration of symptoms and diabetes
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Stroke. 2009 Sep;40(9):3091-5 Diagnostic
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
As Prognostic Item
Is useless Than
no comparison here
To discriminate between patients needing or not urgent treatment: 20% of patients with an score < 4 required consideration for emergency treatment, sensibility 62%
Lancet. 2007 Jan 27;369(9558):283-92 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
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
no comparison here
To identify patients at high-risk of having an stroke in the following 2 days: 1% risk if score 1-3; 4.1% score 4-5; 8.1% score 6-7. Also good stratification at 7 and 90 days.