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Table 6 Hemispheric differences in the causes of 25 deceased patients and 90-day outcomes in 36 surviving patients with acute subdural hematoma

From: Hemispheric differences in the surgical outcomes of patients with traumatic acute subdural hematoma

  Deceased left ASDH Deceased right ASDH Surviving left ASDH Surviving right ASDH p-value
(n = 17) (n = 8) (n = 16) (n = 20)
Intractable brain swelling 15 (88%) 6 (75%) N/A N/A  
Infection 1 (6%) 1 (12.5%) N/A N/A  
Adverse cardiac event 1 (6%) 1 (12.5%) N/A N/A  
Modified Rankin Scale 6 (by definition) 6 (by definition) Median: 3 Median: 4 0.17
Mean: 3.5 ± 1.0 Mean: 4.0. ± 1.1
Mean hospital stay for survivors (days) N/A N/A 33.6 ± 26.5 42.3 ± 32.5 0.42