Hierarchy Of Clinical And Functional Outcomes After aSAH

As mortality rates have fallen over the years, stroke research has increasingly focused on patient-centered outcomes that assess functional disability and health-related quality of life (QOL) among survivors (12-14). Outcome assessment after stroke is conceptualized in terms of global outcome (the entire spectrum from death to complete recovery), impairment (loss of neurologic function), disability (loss of independence in activities of daily livings, ADLs), handicap (limitation of social or societal role function), and health-related QOL (a multidimensional

Table 2 In-Hospital Mortality by Hunt and Hess Grading System

Hospital mortality (%)

Table 2 In-Hospital Mortality by Hunt and Hess Grading System

Hospital mortality (%)

Grade

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