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Table 1 Relationship between neurological outcome and patient characteristics

From: An observational study of the association between microalbuminuria and increased N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage

Variables Favorable outcome Unfavorable outcome p
Number 37 24  
Age 63 (54, 73) 74 (59, 83) 0.03
Female (n) 26 (70.3) 20 (83.3) 0.25
Height (cm) 155 (150, 163) 150 (146, 159) 0.09
Weight (kg) 55 (47, 62) 50 (44, 60) 0.15
Body mass index (cm2) 21.9 (21.0, 24.9) 20.8 (19.7, 24.6) 0.17
Hypertension (n) 14 (37.8) 13 (54.2) 0.21
Ischemic heart disease (n) 1 (2.7) 0 (0) 1.0
Heart failure (n) 0 (0) 1 (4.2) 1.0
Diabetes (n) 1 (2.7) 0 (0) 1.0
Fisher grade 3 (3, 3) 3 (3, 4) <0.01
Hunt and Hess grade 2 (2, 3) 4 (3, 5) <0.01
Large aneurysmal size (n) 3 (8.1) 1 (4.2) 0.65
Posterior aneurysmal location (n) 6 (16.2) 5 (20.8) 0.65
Admission SBP (mmHg) 158 (140, 169) 149 (122, 174) 0.21
Endovascular surgery (n) 7 (18.9) 9 (37.5) 0.67
  1. Values are median (interquartile range) or number (percentage). Favorable outcome (Glasgow Outcome Scale: moderate disability and good recovery) and unfavorable outcome (Glasgow Outcome Scale: death, persistent vegetative state, and severe disability
  2. SBP systolic blood pressure