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Table 1 The correlation of electroneurographic quotient with clinical and demographic features in 563 subjects with Bell's palsy.

From: Correlates of degree of nerve involvement in early Bell's palsy

Variables Electroneurographic quotient mean(SD) p value
Sex   
   Men 44.3 (24.6) 0.77
   Women 44.9 (24.9)  
Age (in years)   
   0–10 59.8 (15.0) <0.001**
   11–20 54.6 (26.3)  
   21–30 60.0 (23.8)  
   31–40 47.5 (24.8)  
   41–50 43.2 (24.6)  
   51–60 40.4 (21.9)  
   61–70 39.5 (26.9)  
   71–80 36.6 (23.5)  
   81–90 31.3 (25.1)  
Onset season   
   Spring 46.1 (24.5) 0.676
   Summer 55.0 (24.0)  
   Autumn 45.7 (24.4)  
   Winter 43.1 (26.0)  
Hypertension   
   yes 50.4 (26.2) 0.05
   no 43.8 (24.5)  
Diabetes mellitus   
   yes 45.3 (27.7) 0.835
   no 44.5 (24.5)  
Corticosteroid use   
   yes 47.1 (24.2) 0.002*
   no 40.3 (25.1)  
  1. *p < 0.005, **p < 0.001