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Table 3 Average force of right knee extensors, right grip strenth, and 5 TSTS in subjects with BTHS and controls

From: Functional exercise capacity, strength, balance and motion reaction time in Barth syndrome

  Knee Extensor Strength (kg) Grip Strength (kg) 5 TSTS (seconds)
BTHS Age 6–19 years (n = 24) 10.57 ± 3.77a 13.00 ± 10.64 9.52 ± 2.51a
Control Age 6–19 years (n = 10) 18.57 ± 5.85 19.55 ± 7.61 6.23 ± 1.00
BTHS Age 20+ years (n = 9) 15.98 ± 5.96a 32.11 ± 19.14 10.74 ± 3.88a
Control Age 20+ years (n = 4) 29.42 ± 6.01 47.85 ± 12.27 6.26 ± 2.31
  1. a significant differences (P value of < 0.05)
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