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Table 2 Personal characteristics of the patients before total hip arthroplasty (n = 64)

From: Functional improvements desired by patients before and in the first year after total hip arthroplasty

Characteristics n (%) Mean (95% CI)
Age (y)   65 (64, 67)
Body mass index   27 (26, 28)
Women 34 (53)  
Educational level of >12 years 37 (58)  
Married/cohabiting 50 (78)  
Exeter prosthesis 47 (73)  
Spectron prosthesis 17 (27)  
Previous prosthesis hip or knee 19 (30)  
Pain at night 50 (78)  
Previous physical activity level (high/moderate) 45 (70)  
Comorbidity 20 (31)  
Physiotherapy within/during first 3 months 46 (71)