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Table 1 Demographic and clinical data

From: Intermittent theta burst stimulation enhances upper limb motor function in patients with chronic stroke: a pilot randomized controlled trial

Variables   iTBS (n = 11) Control (n = 11) p value
Age (years)   52.9 ± 11.1 52.6 ± 8.3 0.937a
Gender   7/4 7/4 > 0.99b
Clinical characteristics
 Stroke type     
 Hemorrhage   9 (82%) 8 (73%) > 0.99b
 Infarction   2 (18%) 3 (27%)  
Stroke side
 Right   5 (45%) 2 (18%) 0.170b
 Left   6 (55%) 9 (82%)  
Stroke location
 Supratentorial   4 (36%) 3 (27%) 0.647b
 Infratentorial   7 (64%) 8 (73%)  
MMSE   26.9 ± 3.4 23.8 ± 7.3 0.220a
NIHSS   3.7 ± 2.5 5.9 ± 5.6 0.251a
Medications
 Antispasticity   2 (18%) 3 (27%) 0.611b
  1. Data are expressed as mean ± SD or N (%)
  2. at tests;b Chi-square tests
  3. iTBS intermittent theta burst stimulation, MMSE Mini-mental state examination, NIHSS National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale