Table 3

A randomised study on the effectiveness of prophylactic phenytoin for preventing post-traumatic seizure: clinical demographics in patients who obtained cranial CT and those who did not

VariablesCohort with CTCohort without CTP value
N=56N=38
Age, mean (SD)32.3 (17.5)37.8 (17.3)0.608
Gender, N (%)0.054
Male49 (87.5)28 (73.7)
 Female7 (12.5)10 (26.3)
Head injury severity, N (%)0.65
 Severe12 (21.4)7 (18.4)
Moderate8 (14.3)12 (31.6)
 Mild36 (64.3)19 (50.0)
Seizure, N (%)0.603
 Yes7 (12.5)4 (10.5)
 No49 (87.5)34 (89.5)
Mortality, N (%)0.594
 Yes4 (7.1)4 (10.5)
 No52 (92.9)34 (89.5)