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.

Comparison of pre and post training outcome measures of gait ability

Feedback group (n=6) Control group (n=6) p
Walking speed (m/s) Pre 0.30±0.18 0.30±0.13 0.02
Post 0.35±0.07 0.32±0.12
p <0.001* 0.01*
Gait cycle (cycle/s) Pre 0.60±0.10 0.63±0.17 0.01
Post 0.56±0.10 0.61±0.15
p <0.001* 0.03*
Step length (cm)
Operation side Pre 29.33±13.16 33.17±12.53 0.33
Post 32.33±14.59 33.67±12.36
p 0.25 0.08
Non-operation side Pre 29.67±15.33 30.00±16.96 0.01
Post 34.17±14.27 32.00±15.30
p <0.001* 0.07
Time on each foot (%)
Operation side Pre 43.00±1.55 42.83±1.47 <0.001
Post 48.00±1.41 44.83±1.17
p <0.001* 0.04*

Feedback group: MET exercise with biofeedback unit group, Control group: MET exercise without biofeedback unit. Mean±standard deviation. Significant difference between pre and post intervention within the group (*p<0.05), significant difference between the change values among the groups (†p<0.05).

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