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Table 2 Characteristics and outcomes for patients evaluated in this study (n = 325)

From: Coma of unknown origin in the emergency department: implementation of an in-house management routine

Characteristic Median Range
Age (years) 66 15–98
GCS 6 3–12
  n %
Male 182 56,0
Diagnosis   
 Intracranial haemorrhage 73 22,5
 Ischaemic stroke 31 9,5
 Epilepsy 66 20,3
 Other neurologic 19 5,8
 Cardiovascular 19 5,8
 Respiratory 18 5,5
 Metabolic 17 5,2
 Septic 9 2,8
 Intoxication 54 16,6
 Other 19 5,8
With abnormality on CT scan 110 33,8
Admitted to ICU 277 85,2
Hospital mortality 75 23,1