10 A study conducted in the US has shown that low serum calcium found after acute ischaemic stroke is significantly associated with greater severity of stroke as assessed by the National Institute of Health Stroke Score
(NIHSS) with a correlation coefficient of r= -0.
sup] the accuracy of the SSS and Guy's Hospital stroke scores
was poor for distinguishing hemorrhagic from ischemic stroke for stroke patients in a rural, tertiary care hospital in India.
This reduced the coefficient on the stroke score
How accurate is Siriraj stroke score
Nondialyzed patients had milder strokes (National Institutes of Health Stroke Score
4 or less in 52% vs.