Table 3

Outcomes

GroupFPHTLEVP value
n8093
Primary outcome
Seizure cessation within 30 min, n (%)67 (83.8)83 (89.2)0.29
Secondary outcome
Seizure recurrence rate within 24 hours, n (%)12 (15.0)16 (17.2)0.70
Intubation within 24 hours, (%)12 (15.0)15 (16.1)0.84
Other outcomes
Modified Rankin Scale 7 days after admission0.74
0 (no symptoms)21 (26.3)26 (28.0)
1 (no significant disability)16 (20.0)13 (14.0)
2 (slight disability)8 (10.0)6 (6.5)
3 (moderate disability)7 (8.8)8 (8.6)
4 (moderately severe disability)14 (17.5)18 (19.4)
5 (severe disability)11 (13.8)20 (21.5)
6 (dead)3 (3.8)2 (2.2)
  • Each variable is expressed as n (%) and compared using the χ2 test.

  • FPHT, fosphenytoin; LEV, levetiracetam.