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. 2.

Table. 2.

Comparisons of craniovertebral angle and respiratory function between exercise and control groups (N=30) (Mean±SD)

GroupPre-testPost-testZap
CVA (°)Exercise46.00±2.7351.14±3.67-3.410.001
Control46.27±2.2648.39±2.80-1.940.053
FVC (L)Exercise3.74±0.894.01±0.87-3.410.001
Control3.80±0.793.75±0.79-0.910.363
FVC %predExercise86.60±10.0593.00±10.17-3.430.001
Control86.33±7.1385.00±7.09-1.430.153
FEV1 (L)Exercise3.43±0.833.71±0.89-2.960.003
Control3.59±0.753.67±0.80-1.420.155
FEV1 %predExercise91.80±11.4399.93±12.80-2.990.003
Control95.40±7.0096.40±8.48-0.910.362

CVA: craniovertebral angle, FVC: forced vital capacity, FEV1: forced expiratory volume at one second, SD: standard deviation.

Wilcoxon Signed rank test.

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