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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of Tai Chi participants and focus group subsample

From: Exploring Tai Chi in rheumatoid arthritis: a quantitative and qualitative study

  Tai Chi group (n = 13) Focus group subsample (n = 9)
Gender female/male 11/2 8/1
Age (years) 57 (33-70) 57 (40-70)
Disease duration (years) 6 (1-45) 6 (1-45)
Co-morbidities (≥ 1) 6 4
Education   
   ≥ 12 years 10 8
   < 12 years 3 1
Employment, full or part time 8 6
Disabled/retirement pension 5 3
  1. Values are median (range) or number.