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Table 3 Descriptive data for progress in CRS-R scores during neurorehabilitation

From: Neurobehavioral recovery in patients who emerged from prolonged disorder of consciousness: a retrospective study

Outcome Measures Emergence from PDoC p-value* Remain as PDoC p-value* p-value p-value
Admission Discharge Admission Discharge
Auditory 2 (2, 3) 4 (3.5, 4) < 0.001 1 (1, 1) 1 (1, 2) 0.042 < 0.001 < 0.001
Visual 3 (2, 4) 4 (4, 5) < 0.001 1 (0, 1) 1 (1, 3) 0.011 < 0.001 0.004
Motor 4 (2, 5) 6 (5, 6) < 0.001 2 (1, 2) 2 (1, 3) 0.005 < 0.001 0.001
Oromotor 1 (1, 2) 2 (2, 3) 0.001 1 (0, 1) 1 (1, 1) 0.001 0.002 0.041
Communication 1 (0, 1) 2 (2, 2) < 0.001 0 (0, 0) 0 (0, 0) 0.149 < 0.001 < 0.001
Arousal 2 (2, 2.5) 3 (3, 3) < 0.001 2 (1, 2) 2 (2, 2) 0.105 0.046 0.001
  1. Values are presented as median (IQR)
  2. CRS-R JFK Coma Recovery Scale-Revised, PDoC prolonged disorder of consciousness
  3. * Comparison between CRS-R scores at admission and discharge in each group
  4. Comparison between admission CRS-R scores in the dichotomized groups
  5. Comparison between the degrees of advancement in the CRS-R scores in the dichotomized groups