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Table 3 Demographic and clinical details of the cohort. Data are mean (SD) unless otherwise specified

From: Feasibility and adherence to moderate intensity cardiovascular fitness training following stroke: a pilot randomized controlled trial

  Cohort (n = 20) Intervention (n = 10) Control (n = 10)
Age 57.5 (11.2) 54.6 (8.9) 60.3 (12.9)
Male, n (%) 18 (90) 10 (100) 8 (80)
Diagnosis
 - Ischaemic stroke, n (%) 16 (80) 6 (60) 10 (100)
 - Haemorrhagic stroke, n (%) 4 (20) 4 (40) 0 (0)
Stroke location
 - Right-side lesion n (%) 10 (50) 2 (20) 8 (80)
NIHSS, median (IQR)a 3.0 (2–5) 3.5 (2–5) 2.5 (1–4)
mRS, median (IQR) 2.0 (1–2) 2.0 (1–2) 2.0 (1–3)
Beta-blocker usage, n (%) 2 (10) 0 (0) 2 (20)
Diabetes, n (%) 4 (20) 2 (20) 2 (20)
Time to recruitment (days), median (IQR)
 - From stroke date 109.5 (72–175) 88.0 (65–155) 128.5 (88–225)
 - From CBR admission 41.5 (21–89) 48.5 (17–86) 41.0 (22–119)
Trial session attendance, mean (SD) 19 (3.6) 17.9 (4.4) 20 (2.5)
Interpreter required, n (%) 5 (25) 3 (30) 2 (20)
  1. NIHSS National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale, mRS Modified Rankin Scale, CBR Community-based rehabilitation
  2. an = 9 (Control) for NIHSS