Table 4: Complications on admission and those occurring during hospitalisation.

ComplicationsAt entranceDuring admission Total

Bronchopneumonia10 (3.07)40 (12.3) 50 (15.06)
Urinary tract infection34 (10.46)15 (4.6) 49 (15.06)
Seizures32 (9.84)4 (1.23) 36 (11.07)
Deglutition disturbance16 (4.92)6 (1.84) 22 (6.77)
Phlebitis019 (5.84) 19 (5.84)
Intracranial hypertension9 (2.76)9 (2.76) 18 (5.52)
Bedsore4 (1.23)9 (2.76) 13 (3.99)
Renal failure4 (1.23)6 (1.84) 10 (3.07)
Severe anaemia06 (1.84) 6 (1.84)
Malaria2 (0.61)3 (0.92) 5 (1.53)
GIB04 (1.23) 4 (1.23)
Gout04 (1.23) 4 (1.23)
Deep venous thrombosis3 (0.92)0 3 (0.92)

GIB: gastrointestinal bleeding.