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Table 1 Summary of sample characteristics

From: Psychometric properties of the short form of the Stroke Impact Scale in German-speaking stroke survivors

Measurement points N T1 T2 T3
150 56 98
Age Median (IQR) (range) 68 (23)
(25–89)
73 (25)
(25–89)
68 (22)
(25–89)
Gender
 Male n (%) 93 (62) 32 (57) 57 (58)
 Female n (%) 57 (38) 24 (43) 41 (42)
Primary diagnosis (ICD-10) n (%)    
 Ischemic stroke   127 (85) 47 (84) 82 (84)
 Subarachnoid hemorrhage   9 (6) 4 (7) 5 (5)
 Intracerebral bleeding   14 (9) 5 (9) 11 (11)
Stroke side n (%)    
 Right   70 (47) 23 (41) 44 (45)
 Left   68 (45) 28 (50) 44 (45)
 Bilateral   12 (8) 5 (9) 10 (10)
Number of events n (%)    
 1   134 (89) 48 (86) 86 (88)
 2   16 (10) 8 (14) 12 (12)
Housing before event n (%)    
 Independent   146 (97) 54 (96) 96 (98)
 Institution   4 (3) 2 (4) 2 (2)
Discharge at n (%)    
 Home   134 (89) 47 (84) 84 (86)
 Institution   16 (11) 9 (16) 14 (14)
Days between event and enrollment Median (IQR)
(range)
24 (7)
(14-2198)
25 (9)
(14-2198)
25 (8)
(14-2198)
Total duration of inpatient stay, days M (SD)
(range)
47.0 (27.6)
(15-163)
52.7 (27.6)
(22-163)
59.1 (26.7)
(28-163)
  1. ICD-10, International statistical classification of diseases and related health problems; IQR, interquartile range (Q3-Q1); M, mean; n, number; %, percent; SD, standard deviation