Table 2: Stroke severity in patients with qualitative and quantitative disorders of consciousness on admission and discharge.

Stroke severityPatients with quantitative disorders of consciousnessPatients with qualitative disorders of consciousness 𝑃 value*
𝑛 𝑋 ±SD 𝑛 𝑋 ±SD

NIHSS score at admission 2820.710.32618.18.60.3
NIHSS score at discharge 1012.313.41411.29.20.8

𝑋 : mean; SD: standard deviation; *: Student's 𝑡 -test.