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Clinical Study

Functional Exercise and Physical Fitness Post Stroke: The Importance of Exercise Maintenance for Motor Control and Physical Fitness after Stroke

Table 1

Demographics at baseline when admitted to the hospital in the two groups MAS ≤35 and MAS >35.

Group MAS <35 ( )Group MAS >35 ( ) -value

Age (years)76.8 (12.9)70.2 (12.9)0.03
Males/females20/1723/150.6
Days in hospital27.5 (9.7)10.6 (6.7)0.001
Medication per day6.1 (3.1)5.9 (3.2)0.8
Systolic blood pressure167.4 (39)153.8 (28.6)0.09
Diastolic93.9 (19.5)85.4 (19.3)0.06
Cerebral infarction/
haemorrhage
28/937/10.08
Right/left17/2021/170.4
Married/single23/1420/180.7
Community support/none8/292/360.2

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