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Table 2 Patient demography and other baseline characteristics

From: Erratum to: ‘Quality of life and costs of spasticity treatment in German stroke patients’

  INCO pretreated
N = 67
INCO naïve
N = 41
INCO total
N = 108
CON N = 110 Total N = 218
Gender (m) 36 (53.7 %) 22 (53.7 %) 58 (53.7 %) 70 (63.6 %) 128 (58.7 %)
Age (years) 62.3 (10.7) 60.7 (16.0) 61.7 (12.9) 67.8 (12.7) 64.8 (13.1)
Body mass index (kg/m2) 26.7 (4.0) 26.8 (4.4) 26.7 (4.1) 27.7 (4.8) 27.2 (4.5)
Time since apoplex (years) 8.0 (5.6) 6.8 (6.1) 7.5 (5.8) 5.3 (5.1) 6.5 (5.6)
Time since spasticity (years) 6.9 (6.3) 6.0 (6.5) 6.6 (6.3) 4.9 (5.4) 5.7 (5.9)
Concomitant diseases (yes) 55 (82.1 %) 29 (70.7 %) 84 (77.8 %) 96 (87.3 %) 180 (8.6 %)
Employed (yes) 1 (1.5 %) 3 (7.3 %) 4 (3.7 %) 9 (8.2 %) 13 (6.0 %)
Retired (yes) 58 (96.7 %) 39 (97.5 %) 87 (94.6 %) 86 (86.9 %) 173 (90.6 %)
Early retirement due to spasticity (yes) 40 (63.5 %) 20 (55.6 %) 60 (60.6 %) 19 (20.4 %) 79 (41.1 %)
Reduction in earning capacity due to spasticity (yes) 22 (32.9 %) 11 (26.8 %) 33 (30.6 %) 23 (20.9 %) 56 (25.7 %)
Level of care (none) 12 (17.9 %) 10 (24.4 %) 22 (20.4 %) 37 (35.6 %) 59 (27.8 %)
Level 1 28 (41.8 %) 15 (36.6 %) 43 (39.8 %) 33 (31.7 %) 76 (35.8 %)
Level 2 23 (34.3 %) 15 (36.6 %) 38 (35.2 %) 29 (27.9 %) 67 (31.6 %)
Level 3 4 (6.0 %) 1 (2.4 %) 5 (4.6 %) 5 (4.8 %) 10 (4.7 %)
  1. All values are means (± standard deviation) or number of patients (%)