Predictors for outcome and recovery time of cerebral venous thrombosis and ischemic stroke in Suratthani hospital


  • พิชัย โรจนพิทยากร Department of Medicine, Suratthani Hospital


cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, prognosis, recovery time


Background and objective: To study predicting factors for favorable clinical outcome and recovery time of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) and acute ischemic stroke (AIS).

Materials and Methods: We performed a retrospective study in Suratthani Hospital, Thailand, between January 2013 and December 2018. All cases of CVST patients were included and compared with random samplings of AIS on the ratio of 1:1 in the same period. Disability at six months or until full recovery and time to recovery were assessed.

Results: 104 patients, there were 52 patients in each group. Mean age was 44 years in CVST patients and 70 years in AIS patients. In CVST group, age < 45 years (aOR = 5.69, 95% CI 1.51-21.39, P = 0.010) was associated to good recovery, whereas age < 65 years (aOR = 23.24, 95% CI 2.36-229.13, P = 0.007), and small vessel type arterial infarction (aOR = 17.49, 95% CI 2.91-105.10, P = 0.002) were predicting factors for good recovery in AIS. The median time to recovery was 60 days and 93 days in CVST and AIS, respectively.

Conclusion: Predictors for favorable outcome in cerebral venous thrombosis patients was age less than 45 years. Predictors for favorable outcome in ischemic stroke patients were age less than 65 years and small vessel subtype.


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โรจนพิทยากร พ. Predictors for outcome and recovery time of cerebral venous thrombosis and ischemic stroke in Suratthani hospital. J Thai Stroke Soc [Internet]. 2019 Aug. 20 [cited 2024 Jun. 14];18(2):5-14. Available from:



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