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Table 2 Outcomes data

From: Impact of a posttraumatic cerebral infarction on outcome in patients with TBI: the Italian multicenter cohort INCEPT study

VariablesPTCI (n = 47; 32.9%)Non-PTCI (n = 96; 67.1%)p value
Days of mechanical ventilation, mean (SD)16.0 (9.3)14.3 (10.4)0.339
ICU-LOS, mean (SD)21.8 (14.5)19.9 (11.7)0.042
H-LOS, mean (SD)43.1 (46.2)45.7 (40.6)0.735
Primary outcome, 6-month GOS, no. (%)
 Good recovery—56 (13.0%)36 (37.9%)< 0.0001
 Moderate disability—49 (19.6%)32 (33.7%)
 Severe disability—315 (32.6%)16 (16.8%)
 Vegetative state—23 (6.5%)4 (4.2%)
 Death—113 (28.3%)7 (7.4%)
Secondary outcomes
 ICU mortality, no. (%)10 (21.3%)1 (1.0%)< 0.0001
 H mortality, no. (%)12 (25.5%)5 (5.2%)0.980
 6-month mortality, no. (%)13 (27.7%)7 (7.3%)< 0.0001
  1. Abbreviation: ICU-LOS intensive care unit length of stay, H-LOS hospital length of stay, PTCI posttraumatic cerebral infarction, GOS Glasgow Outcome Scale