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Copyright ©2013 Baishideng Publishing Group Co.
World J Hepatol. Nov 27, 2013; 5(11): 621-626
Published online Nov 27, 2013. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v5.i11.621
Table 3 Severity of stroke and outcome of patients of patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and of those without nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
Patients with NAFLD(n = 32)Patients without NAFLD(n = 383)P value
National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale score at admission6.3 ± 6.48.8 ± 9.6NS
Duration of hospitalization (d)8.0 ± 5.16.7 ± 4.2NS
Modified Rankin scale score at discharge1.9 ± 2.22.6 ± 2.2NS
Dependency at discharge36.8%55%NS
Adverse outcome42.9%58.6%NS
In-hospital mortality8%7%NS