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Table 13 Cases with and without preoperative convulsions compared regarding final study outcomes

From: Surgical management of chronic subdural hematomas through single-burr hole craniostomy: is it sufficient?

  Fits Pre P
No Yes
Number Percentage (%) Number Percentage (%)
Speech 1 month Post
 No 16 94.1 10 100.0 1.0**
 Yes 1 5.9 0 0.0
Motor weakness 1 month Post
 None 16 94.1 8 80.0 0.12**
 G1 1 5.9 0 0.0
 G4 0 0.0 2 20.0
Markwalder grading scale Post
 0 12 70.6 5 50.0 0.395**
 1 4 23.5 5 50.0
 2 1 5.9 0 0.0
Mortality
 No 17 89.5 10 90.9 1.0**
 Yes 2 10.5 1 9.1
  1. Pre, preoperatively; Post, postoperatively; SD, standard deviation; G, grade
  2. *Student’s t test
  3. **Fisher exact test