SITS – MENA

Summary

SITS – MENA is a regional network in the Middle East and North Africa.

The SITS-MENA Registry was initiated in 2013 as part of the SITS Regional Network in the Middle East and North Africa. Several countries and centres in the Regional Network are also participating in a prospective observational study of ischemic stroke in the region. Recruitment numbers presented are based on patient files with confirmed and unconfirmed data, entered until November 19, 2016.

Participating countries:

Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Kuwait*, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman*, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia and United Arab Emirates.

* Not yet recruiting patients

Figure 1. Cumulative recruitment, SITS-MENA – all protocols

Table 1. Number of patients registered using SITS data entry forms in SITS-MENA

 

Data entry forms

Number of patients

IVT Protocols

6828

APP Protocols

615

Thrombectomy Protocols

6

Total

7449

 

 

Data as of November 19, 2016