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Table 2 Demographic data of the studied patients

From: A multi-center study on low-frequency rTMS combined with intensive occupational therapy for upper limb hemiparesis in post-stroke patients

Age at admission  
   All patients, (years) 58.5 ± 13.4
   < 40 (years) 19 (9)
   40-50 (years) 26 (13)
   50-60 (years) 59 (29)
   60-70 (years) 68 (33)
   ≥ 70 (years) 32 (16)
Gender  
   Females 73 (36)
   Males 131 (64)
Time since stroke onset  
   All patients, years 5.0 ± 4.5
   < 2 years 53 (26)
   2-5 years 76 (37)
   5-10 years 54 (27)
   ≥ 10 years 21 (10)
Subtype of stroke  
   Intracerebral hemorrhage 107 (53) (putamen: 63, thalamus: 34, brainstem: 5, subcortical: 5)
   Cerebral cortical infarction 27 (13) (MCA territory: 27)
   Lacunar infarction 70 (34) (CR: 26, IC: 17, BG: 17, brainstem: 10)
Side of upper limb hemiparesis  
   Dominant hand 124 (61)
   Non-dominant hand 80 (39)
Institution  
   Jikei University Hospital 12 (6)
   Jikei Daisan Hospital 56 (28)
   Shimizu Hospital 98 (48)
   Kenkoukai Tokyo Hospital 27 (13)
   Nishi-Hiroshima Rehabilitation Hospital 11 (5)
  1. Values are numbers (%) or mean ± standard deviation.
  2. MCA: middle cerebral artery, BRS: Brunnstrom Recovery Stage, CR: corona radiate, IC: internal capsule, BG: basal ganglia