Table 1

Demographic characteristics of patients with stroke
Variables mean (SD), no. (%)
Age (yrs), mean(SD) 66.98 (11.55)
Gender, no. (%)
 Male 1530 52.67 %
 Female 1375 47.33 %
Drinking history, no. (%)
 No 1041 35.91 %
 Yes 1858 64.09 %
Smoking history, no. (%)
 No 862 29.74 %
 Yes 2036 70.26 %
Weight (kg), mean(SD) 57.05 (9.62)
Height (cm), mean(SD) 157.92 (8.50)
Marriage status, no. (%)
 Single 62 2.16 %
 Married 2049 71.37 %
 Divorce 62 2.16 %
 Widowed 698 24.31 %
Diabetes, no. (%)
 No 2113 73.27 %
 Yes 771 26.73 %
Hyperlipidemia, no. (%)
 No 2498 87.37 %
 Yes 361 12.63 %
Hypertension, no. (%)
 No 1140 39.46 %
 Yes 1749 60.54 %
Anticoagulant treatment, no. (%)
 No 1913 67.86 %
 Yes 906 32.14 %
NIHSS score, mean(SD) 4.32 (3.78)

SD standard deviation.

Kang et al.

Kang et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:55   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-12-55

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