About the Authors

Chih-Hao Chen

Affiliations Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Division of Neurology, Department of Internal Medicine, Far-Eastern Memorial Hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan

Sung-Chun Tang

Affiliation Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Li-Kai Tsai

Affiliation Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Ming-Ju Hsieh

Affiliations Department of Emergency Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Graduate Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Shin-Joe Yeh

Affiliation Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Kuang-Yu Huang

Affiliation Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Jiann-Shing Jeng

jsjeng@ntu.edu.tw

Affiliation Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CHC SCT LKT MJH SJY KYH JSJ. Performed the experiments: CHC JSJ. Analyzed the data: CHC MJH KYH JSJ. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: CHC JSJ.