Stroke Research and Treatment / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Treatment Outcomes and Associated Factors among Hospitalized Stroke Patients at Shashemene Referral Hospital, Ethiopia

Table 1

Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of hospitalized stroke patients at Shashemene Referral Hospital, 2012–2017 (N=73).

VariablesBivariate analysisMultivariate analysis
N (%)CORPAORP

Age
25-407(9.6)0.270.1121.100.922
41-5511(15.1)0.270.0790.430.374
56-7029(39.7)0.330.0540.410.281
>7026(35.6)1.001.00
Chief compliant
Left side body weakness29(39.7)1.001.0001.0001.000
Right side body weakness16(21.9)1.001.0001.0001.000
Aphasia18(24.7)1.001.0001.0001.000
Loss of consciousness10(13.7)1.001.00
Type of stroke
Ischemic48(65.8)1.001.00
Hemorrhagic16(21.9)1.560.6693.770.237
Undetermined9(12.3)3.000.1781.621.000
SexMale42(57.5)1.000.995
Female31(42.5)0.820.591
Marital status
Married65(89)1.710.666
Unmarried5(6.8)1.330.851
Widow3(4.1)1.00
Occupation
Farmer30(41.1)0.150.102
Housewife21(28.8)0.150.120
Civil servant17(23.3)0.140.399
Unemployed5(6.8)1.00
Co morbidities
Hypertension38(52.05)1.00
Concurrent infection23(31.5)1.540.739
Congestive heart failure9(12.32)2.500.512
Atrial fibrillation3(4.1)0.500.571

COR: crude odds ratio; AOR: adjusted odds ratio; N: frequency.