Funding for this research was provided by:
Taiwan Ministry of Health and Welfare Clinical Trial Center (MOHW109-TDU-B-212-114004)
MOST Clinical Trial Consortium for Stroke (MOST 108-2321-B-039-003)
Tseng-Lien Lin Foundation, Taichung, Taiwan.
Received: 10 March 2020
Accepted: 8 June 2020
First Online: 20 June 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the Ethics Review Board of China Medical University (CMUH104-REC2-115-CR4). Owing to the retrospective nature of the study, informed consent was waived.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.