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Table 1 Demographics and clinical characteristics of the subjects

From: Effect of an indwelling nasogastric tube on swallowing function in elderly post-stroke dysphagia patients with long-term nasal feeding

Variables Value
Age (years old) 71.43 ± 4.06
Sex (male: female) 17:13
Number of patients with ischemic stroke 20
Number of patients with hemorrhagic stroke 10
Time of the NGT placement (day) 69.47 ± 7.66
The total score of the MMSE 24.33 ± 5.07