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Table 1 Characteristics of the control group and the pain group

From: Effect of muscle load tasks with maximal isometric contractions on oxygenation of the trapezius muscle and sympathetic nervous activity in females with chronic neck and shoulder pain

  Control group (n = 12) Pain group (n = 14) P value
Age (yr) 28.7 (4.6) 29.5 (4.1) 0.625
Height (cm) 157.3 (3.8) 157.9 (5.7) 0.898
Weight (kg) 49.3 (6.2) 50.9 (9.4) 0.939
BMI 20.0 (1.9) 20.5 (3.6) 0.430
VRS 0 (0) Rt. 1.8 (0.7) Lt. 1.7 (0.8) -
VAS (mm) 0 (0) Rt. 44.7 (23.2) Lt. 44.0 (21.2) -
NDI 1.5 (1.6) 5.8 (4.8) 0.006
  1. Values expressed as mean (SD). BMI: body mass index, VRS: verbal rating scale, VAS: visual analogue scale, NDI: neck disability index.