Table 3

Changes from baseline within each group (week 0 to week 20)

VariableGroup
(N)
Changes week 0 to week 20
Mean (SD)
95% CI of the differenceTp Value
MBIIMR (60)34.2 (13.0)5.0 to 14.54.08<0.001***
CR (60)24.4 (13.2)
NIHSSIMR (60)−6.6 (1.8)−2.1 to –0.4−3.0370.003**
CR (60)−5.3 (2.7)
FMAIMR (60)34.9 (11.8)5.9 to 14.74.625<0.001***
CR (60)24.6 (12.6)
MMSEIMR (20)6.2 (1.5)0.1 to 2.72.250.030*
CR (19)4.7 (2.4)
MoCAIMR(20)6.56 (1.7)0.6 to 3.13.0710.004**
CR (19)4.7 (2.1)
HAMDIMR (22)−12.9 (4.5)−6.7 to –1.4−3.1240.003**
CR (18)−8.83 (3.59)
SDSIMR (22)−22.2 (7.2)−10.8 to –2.3−3.1280.003**
CR (18)−15.7 (5.7)
  • *p<0.05, **p<0.01, ***p<0.001.

  • CR, conventional rehabilitation; FMA, Fugl-Meyer Assessment; HAMD, Hamilton’s Depression Scale; IMR, integrative medicine rehabilitation; MBI, Modified Bathel Index; MMSE, the Mini-Mental State Examination; MoCA, Montreal Cognitive Assessment; NIHSS, the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale; SDS, Self-Rating Depression Scale.