The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X   pISSN 1229-0475

The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X pISSN 1229-0475

Table. 1.

Table. 1.

General characteristics of the study subjects

VariableHealthy GroupCLBP Group


Male (n= 28)Female (n= 28)Male (n= 27)Female (n= 29)
Age (yr)39.00± 9.6938.57± 10.6940.11± 9.7139.97± 10.99
Height (cm)172.86± 4.23158.82± 6.93174.07± 5.37157.79± 6.00
Weight (kg)72.39± 7.6455.18± 5.8573.96± 6.9555.90± 5.91
BMI (kg/m2)24.20± 2.2221.85± 1.7024.42± 2.1622.47± 2.16
VAS (score)5.20± 1.224.76± 1.51
LBP onset (weeks)32.59± 14.2527.21± 11.37

Mean±SD.

CLBP: chronic lower back pain, BMI: body mass index, VAS: visual analog scale.

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