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Table 1 General Characteristics.

From: Clinical characteristics and outcome of patients with status myoclonus following out of hospital cardiac arrest

Characteristics Status Myoclonus Present N= 52 Status Myoclonus Absent N= 72 P Value
Duration of cardiac arrest >20 minutes N (%) 50 (96.2) 60 (87.0) 0.113
Charlson comorbidity index Median (IQR) 3 (2-6) 5 (2-6) 0.328
APACHE II score Median (IQR) 34 (30-37.5) 35 (31-40) 0.420
Sex N (%) Male Female 33 (63.5) 19 (36.5) 44 (63.8) 25 (36.2) 0.972
Age Median Years (IQR) 60 (47.5-67.5) 63 (54-70) 0.250
Metabolic Acidemia at presentation N (%) PH <7.0 49 (94.2) 63 (91.3) 0.544
Etiology of cardiac arrest: Non-cardiac N (%) 36 (69.2) 37 (53.6) 0.082
Non-shockable rhythm N (%) 50 (96.2) 59 (85.5) 0.052