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 December 31, 2017.

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

APP Protocols

8096

IVT Protocols

1598

Thrombectomy Protocols

26

Total

9720

 

Data as of December 31, 2017