Skip to main content

Table 4 Lower limbs’ muscles cocontraction index

From: Functional mobility in walking adult population with ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay

  Healthy ARSACS p-value
Total sample No walking aid Walking aid
Knee flexion n = 9 n = 32 n = 17 n = 15 0.002
0.12 (0.07) 0.37 (0.23) 0.31 (0.18) 0.43 (0.26)
min–max 0.05–0.27 0.13–0.98 0.12–0.82 0.15–0.98
Knee extension n = 9 n = 31 n-17 n = 14 0.004
0.21 (0.10) 0.50 (0.31) 0.42 (0.15) 0.58 (0.41)
min–max 0.07–0.34 0.09–1.63 0.09–0.67 0.10–1.63
  1. *Results are presented as Mean (standard deviation)
  2. Bold indicates p value < 0.05