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Table 1 Characteristics of all patients in this study

From: An integrated model of care for neurological infections: the first six years of referrals to a specialist service at a university teaching hospital in Northwest England

Number seen for suspected neurological infectious disease 242  
 Confirmed neurological infectious disease 138 (57 %)
 Neurological complication of an infectious disease 17 (7 %)
 No neurological infection or complication 87 (36 %)
Male 134 (55.4 %)
HIV positive 57 (23.6 %)
Median age (years) 39 (IQR 28–52)
Median length of stay (days) 8 (IQR 3–19)
Inpatients 231  
Outpatients 11  
Outcome:
 Full recovery 149  
 Sequelae 53  
 Death 9  
 Missing data (though alive at discharge) 31