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Table 2 Forearm vascular function.

From: Systemic vascular function, measured with forearm flow mediated dilatation, in acute and stable cerebrovascular disease: a case-control study

  Acute Stroke or TIA Mean ± SEM Stable Cerebrovascular Disease Mean ± SEM p
Endothelium dependent vasodilatation n = 17 n = 17  
Baseline Diameter (mm) 3.6 ± 0.2 3.5 ± 0.2 0.53
FMD (%) 6.0 ± 1.1 4.7 ± 1.0 0.18
Endothelium independent vasodilatation n = 6 n = 6  
GTN-mediated dilatation (%) 22.6 ± 4.3 19.1 ± 2.6 0.43