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Table 5 Performance comparison in clinical variables of mobility and balance between mobility stages

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

  Total No walking aid Walking aid p-value*
n = 35 n = 19 n = 16
10 mWT self-selected speed (m/s) 0.84 (0.36) 1.08 (0.32) 0.55 (0.12) < 0.001
min–max 0.29–1.46 0.44–1.46 0.29–0.74
10mWT maximal speed (m/s) 1.13 (0.49) 1.43 (0.43) 0.73 (0.17) < 0.001
min–max 0.45–2.17 0.66–2.17 0.45–1.10
TUG (s) 17.02 (7.59) 12.17 (5.13) 22.85 (5.74) < 0.001
 min–max 6.90–35.23 6.90–25.27 12.89–35.23
30 s-CST (no. of rep) 6.77 (5.38) 10.72 (3.65) 2.31 (2.93) < 0.001
min–max 0–16.0 1.5–16.0 0–9.5
BBS (/56) 34.71 (15.52) 45.56 (10.70) 22.50 (10.0) < 0.001
 min–max 6–56 11–56 6–45
ABC scale (/100) 71.99 (14.02) 80.25 (11.33) 62.07 (10.03) < 0.001
min–max 40.0–97.8 55.6–97.8 40.0–77.8
  1. *Statistical difference between mobility stages
  2. **Results are presented as mean (standard deviation), range
  3. Bold indicates p value < 0.05