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Table 2 Comorbidities in the studied groups

From: Stress hyperglycemia as a prognostic factor in acute ischemic stroke patients: a prospective observational cohort study

  Groups P value
A (normal RBS)
N = 40
B (high RBS)
N = 40
N % N %
Diabetes mellitus No 16 40.0% 15 37.5% 0.818
Yes 24 60.0% 25 62.5%
Hypertension No 12 30.0% 12 30.0% 1.00
Yes 28 70.0% 28 70.0%
Ischemic heart disease No 36 90.0% 37 92.5% 0.50
Yes 4 10.0% 3 7.5%
Atrial fibrillation No 38 95.0% 36 90.0% 0.338
Yes 2 5.0% 4 10.0%
Smoking No 32 80.0% 31 77.5% 0.785
Yes 8 20.0% 9 22.5%
Old CVS or TIA No 37 92.5% 36 90.0% 0.50
Yes 3 7.5% 4 10.0%
HA1c Mean ± SD 6.81 ± 0.53 6.80 ± 0.56 0.886
  1. RBS random blood sugar, TIA transient ischemic attack, SD standard deviation
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