Table 1. Patient Characteristics
All PatientsPatients Treated in Magnet HospitalsPatients Treated in Non‐Magnet HospitalsP Value
N=176 557N=32 092N=144 465
MeanSDMeanSDMeanSD
Age71.3214.8872.0714.7671.1614.90<0.0001
N%N%N%P Value
Female sex93 51153.017 01453.0276 48352.940.810
Race
White106 98360.822 89871.5784 08358.38<0.0001
Black33 80219.2462414.4529 17020.25<0.0001
Hispanic15 5208.817385.4313 7809.57<0.0001
Asian49742.88162.5541572.890.001
Other14 7638.419165.9912 8468.92<0.0001
Insurance
Medicare105 30759.718 88758.986 41859.940.001
Medicaid12 1336.916215.0510 5107.29<0.0001
Private50 51428.7927828.9341 22828.60.182
Uninsured67663.821076.5746573.23<0.0001
Other15360.91750.5513610.94<0.0001
Transient ischemic attack12 7257.224727.710 2537.10.0001
Coronary artery disease54 59330.910 54632.8644 04730.49<0.0001
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease25 16914.3454614.1720 62314.280.610
Congestive heart failure31 90618.1589318.3626 01318.010.133
Diabetes mellitus59 96434.0999031.1349 97434.59<0.0001
Coagulopathy55063.112133.7842912.97<0.0001
Chronic renal failure24 41313.8474614.7919 66713.61<0.0001
Hypertension135 56076.824 07775.02111 48377.17<0.0001
Smoking19 56811.1346910.8116 09611.140.086
Hypercholesterolemia79 92845.314 80746.1465 11945.080.001
Obesity10 8116.118295.789806.220.001
Alcohol64603.79452.9455153.82<0.0001
Peripheral vascular disease13 1127.427058.4310 4077.20<0.0001
Treated with IV tPA10 1605.7519286.0082325.700.031
Received mechanical thrombectomy13080.741540.4811540.80<0.0001
Received both treatments7170.41680.216490.45<0.0001
  • IV tPA indicates intravenous tissue plasminogen activator.