Table 1

Differences in Mean Wrist Flexion between Forearm Postures within Group.

Group

Side

Posture Comparison

Mean Difference

SD (°)

q

df

Tukey's HSD


Control

Non-Dominant

Prone-Neutral

0.3

8.4

0.13

3,72

ns

Prone-Supine

13.9

10.0

5.77

3,72

p < .01

Neutral-Supine

13.6

13.2

5.64

3,72

p < .01

Dominant

Prone-Neutral

4.9

10.3

2.04

3,72

ns

Prone-Supine

17.7

11.4

7.33

3,72

p < .01

Neutral-Supine

12.8

8.1

5.29

3,72

p < .01

UEMSD

Non-dominant

Prone-Neutral

14.4

14.5

2.19

3,24

ns

Prone-Supine

29.2

11.0

4.45

3,24

p < .01

Neutral-Supine

14.8

11.8

2.25

3,24

ns

Dominant

Prone-Neutral

9.2

8.1

1.40

3,24

ns

Prone-Supine

23.6

16.6

3.60

3,24

p < .05

Neutral-Supine

14.4

11.3

2.19

3,24

ns


Burgess et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2008 9:47   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-9-47

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