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Table 4 Factors associated with 30 -day mortality among stroke patients 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

VariablesPatients’ condition at 30th dayAdjusted OR (95% CI)P-value
Died (mRS = 6) n = 12, 11.7%Alive (mRS < 6) n = 91, 88.3%
Age
  < 65 years11 (16.4)56 (83.6)0.05 (0.003–0.83)0.04
  ≥ 65 years1 (2.8)35 (97.2)1 
Gender
 Male8 (12.1)58 (87.9)1.1 (0.18–6.89)0.92
 Female4 (10.8)33 (89.2)1 
Admission Blood glucose level
  ≥ 140 mg/dl8 (15.7)43 (84.3)0.96 (0.15–6.36)0.97
  < 140 mg/dl4 (7.7)48 (92.3)1 
Type of stroke
 Ischemic2 (3.8)50 (96.2)1 
 Hemorrhagic10 (19.6)41 (80.4)4.62 (0.34–63.15)0.25
Admission NIHSS score
 NIHSS > 1410 (24.4)31 (75.6)0.039 (0.004–0.38)0.004
 NIHSS ≤ 142 (3.2)60 (96.8)1