Table 1

Participants’ baseline characteristics
Experimental group (n=30) Control group (n=30) p value
Age (y) 31.3 ± 11.2 34.3 ± 12.4 0.42
Height (cm) 171.6 ± 7.9 174.9 ± 8.5 0.14
Weight (Kg) 73.3 ± 13.0 77.8 ± 13.7 0.20
mODI (/100) 19.8 ± 11.4 16.9 ± 12.5 0.36
FABQ-physical activity (/24) 10.4 ± 6.3 10.7 ± 6.4 0.97
FABQ work (/42) 10.6 ± 7.9 12.1 ± 10.0 0.42
VAS before (/100) 27.5 ± 22.5 19.6 ± 18.7 0.32
VAS after (/100) 33.8 ± 26.0 31.3 ± 26.3 0.72

Mean ± standard deviation.

Harvey and Descarreaux

Harvey and Descarreaux BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2013 14:92   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-14-92

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