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Table 3 Distribution of outcome of stroke patients according to the GCS after a week

From: Stress hyperglycemia and electrolytes disturbance in patients with acute cerebrovascular stroke

VariableGood outcome (n = 58)Moderate outcome (n = 8)Poor outcome (n = 34)P valuea
Hemorrhagic (n = 50)23 (46%)4 (8%)23 (46%)= 0.010
Ischemic (n = 50)35 (70%)4 (8%)11 (22%)
Stress hyperglycemia (n = 21)4 (19.1%)2 (9.5%)15 (71.4%)< 0.001
Electrolytes disturbance (n = 47)14 (29.7%)2 (4.3%)31 (66%)< 0.001
Hyponatremia (n = 36)10 (27.8%)2 (5.6%)24 (66.6%)< 0.001
Hyperkalemia (n = 27)6 (22.2%)0 (0%)21 (77.8%)= 0.002
Hypokalemia (n = 8)2 (25%)0 (0%)6 (75%)= 0.002
  1. aChi-square test was used to compare the proportions among groups