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Table 3 Prescribed medications of the patients

From: Carotid plaque rather than intima-media thickness as a predictor of recurrent vascular events in patients with acute ischemic stroke

  VE (n = 142) No VE (n = 337) P value
Aspirin (%) 50 (35.2) 107 (31.7) 0.416
Plavix (%) 49 (34.5) 106 (31.4) 0.161
Warfarin (%) 28 (19.7) 54 (16.0) 0.321
ACEI or ARB (%) 56 (39.4) 128 (37.9) 0.307
Beta blocker (%) 30 (21.1) 69 (20.4) 0.238
CCB (%) 53 (37.3) 102 (30.2) 0.064
Statin (%) 42 (29.5) 81 (24.0) 0.308
  1. ACEI angiotensin converting enzyme, ARB aldosterone receptor blocker, CCB calcium channel blocker