Table 1.

Patient characteristics

CharacteristicTreatmentp Value
Surgical, n = 2357Endovascular, n = 255
Age is given as mean ± SD. All other values are number (%).
ER = emergency room.
Age, y51.9 ± 12.554.5 ± 14.60.001
Female sex1750 (74)189 (74)0.96
Race
White1788 (75)192 (76)0.84
Black331 (14)15 (6)0.0003
Asian25 (1)28 (11)<0.0001
Hispanic68 (3)3 (1)0.11
ER admissions162 (7)3 (1)0.0004
Transfers242 (10)28 (11)0.65