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Table 3 Factors associated with 30th day poor functional outcome among stroke survivors who were admitted to Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From: The frequency and impact of admission hyperglycemia on short term outcome of acute stroke patients admitted to Tikur Anbessa Specialized hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Variables30th day functional outcome among survivors n = 91Adjusted OR (95% CI)P-value
mRS 0–2 (n = 27,29.7%)mRS 3–5 (n = 64,70.3%)
Age
  < 65 years22 (81.5)34 (60.7)1 
  ≥ 65 years5 (14.3)30 (85.7)5.53 (1.36–22.43)0.017
Gender
 Male17 (29.3)41(70.7)0.99 (0.34–2.88)0.98
 Female10 (30.3)23 (69.7)1 
History of diabetes mellitus
 Yes1 (12.5)7 (87.5)0.29 (0.02–3.97)0.35
 No26 (31.3)57 (68.7)1 
Admission Blood glucose level
  ≥ 140 mg/dl9 (20.9)34 (79.1)3.83 (1.99–6.19)0.041
  < 140 mg/dl18 (37.5)30 (62.5)1 
Type of stroke
 Ischemic18 (36.0)32 (64.0)3.52 (0.96–12.94)0.058
 Hemorrhagic9 (21.9)32 (78.1)1 
Admission NIHSS score
 NIHSS > 143 (9.7)28 (90.3)0.12 (0.03–0.54)0.006
 NIHSS ≤ 1424 (40.0)36 (60.0)