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Table 5 Prevalence of abnormal shoulders on clinical examination, stratified by age

From: Shoulder disorders in female working-age population: a cross sectional study

Age Dominant shoulder Non-dominant shoulder Bilateral
Abnormal (26) Normal (276) Abnormal (11) Normal (291) Abnormal (6)
Yrs No. % No. % No. % No. % No. % No. %
20-24 22 7.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 100 0 0
25-29 36 11.9 1 2.8 35 97.2 0 0 36 100 0 0
30-34 46 15.2 3 6.5 43 93.5 0 0 46 100 0 0
35-39 61 20.2 5 8.2 56 91.8 1 1.6 60 98.4 1 1.6
40-44 43 14.3 3 7.0 40 93 2 4.7 41 95.3 1 2.3
45-49 42 13.9 7 16.7 35 83.3 2 4.8 40 95.2 2 4.8
50-55 52 17.2 7 13.5 45 86.5 6 11.5 46 88.5 2 3.8
    X 2 = 14.141; p =0.028* X 2 = 14.141; p =0.028*   
  1. *= statistically significant.