Table 1 Clinical characteristics§
Total (N  =  204)Mortality group (N  =  48)Control group (N  =  156)p Value
Age (years)
    Median (range)50 (1–89)59 (14–87)48 (1–89)0.02*‡
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg)
    Median (range)141 (39–262)145 (39–257)141 (70–262)0.36‡
Diastolic blood pressure (mm Hg)
    Median (range)80 (11–141)80 (11–112)80 (40–141)0.53‡
Heart rate
    Median (range)87 (48–173)88 (48–170)86 (50–173)0.82‡
Sex, n (%)
    Female63 (30.9%)14 (29.2%)49 (31.4%)0.78†
    Male141 (69.1%)34 (70.8%)107 (68.6%)
GCS score category
    ⩽870 (34.3%)34 (70.9%)36 (23.1%)<0.01*†
    9–1356 (27.5%)10 (20.8%)46 (29.5%)
    ⩾1478 (38.2%)4 (8.3%)74 (47.4%)
Hypotension n (%)14 (6.9%)7 (14.6%)7 (4.5%)0.02*†
Hypertension n (%)32 (15.7%)10 (20.8%)22 (14.1%)<0.01*†
Transfer from other hospitals, n (%)59 (28.9%)19 (39.6%)40 (25.6%)0.070†
Surgical treatment, n (%)40 (19.6%)11 (22.9%)29 (18.6%)0.54†
  • *Significantly different (p<0.05), p values are based on the χ2 test† or Mann–Whitney U test‡.

  • §Data were presented as median (range) for continuous variables and number (percentage) for categorical variables.

  • GCS, Glasgow coma scale.

  • *Significantly different (p<0.05), p values are based on the χ2 test† or Mann–Whitney U test‡.

  • §Data were presented as median (range) for continuous variables and number (percentage) for categorical variables.

  • GCS, Glasgow coma scale.