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Prognostic value of QT parameters in patients with acute hemorrhagic stroke: a prospective evaluation with respect to mortality and post-hospitalization bed confinement.

Authors
  • Chao, Chun-Chieh
  • Wang, Tzong-Leun
  • Chong, Chee-Fah
  • Lin, Yu-Ming
  • Chen, Chien-Chih
  • Tang, Gao-Jun
  • Yen, David Hung-Tsang
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA
Publication Date
Mar 01, 2009
Volume
72
Issue
3
Pages
124–132
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1016/S1726-4901(09)70037-1
PMID: 19299219
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Low GCS scores, increased leukocyte counts, and elevated systolic blood pressures predict increased mortality for subjects with acute hemorrhagic stroke. Advanced age and prolongations in QTc and QT max at the time of stroke predicted poor functional recovery for these subjects.

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