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Table 2 GCS-M data and number of patients obeying verbal commands.

From: Use of cerebral state index to predict long-term unconsciousness in patients after elective craniotomy with delay recovery

NICU admitted hours GCS-M, median (IQR) Number of patients obeying verbal commands, n/N (%)
  Awaken group (n = 51) Non-awaken group (n = 6) Awaken group (n = 51) Non-awaken group (n = 6)
1 4 (4-5) *| 2 (1-2) 0/51 (0) 0 (0)
2 5 (4-6) *† 2 (1-3) 17/51 (33%)* 0 (0)
3 6 (5-6) *‡ 2 (1-3) 30/51 (59%)* 0 (0)
4 6 (5-6) * 2 (1-3) 37/51 (73%)* 0 (0)
5 6 (6-6) * 2 (1-3) 45/51 (88%)* 0 (0)
6 6 (6-6) * 2 (1-3) 45/51 (88%)* 0 (0)
  1. GCS-M: the motor response to external stimuli in Glasgow Coma Scale; IQR: interquartile range; NICU: neurosurgical intensive care unit.
  2. * P < 0.05 between the groups; | P < 0.05 compared to values of 2nd to 6th admitted hour; † P < 0.05 compared to values of 3rd to 6th admitted hour; ‡ P < 0.05 compared to values of 5th and 6th admitted hour.