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Table 2 Participants’ baseline characteristics and cervical range of motion

From: Is performance in goal oriented head movements altered in patients with tension type headache?

  Group 1 (healthy controls) Group 2 (patients with TTH)  
  Mean SD Mean SD p
Age (years) 30.4 7.9 28.1 8.1 0.40
Frequency/month 0.4 0.4 7.5 4.8 <0.001
Pain intensity (cm) 3.6 2.2 5.4 1.3 0,01
Weight (kg) 65.1 12.2 67.2 11.5 0.60
Height (cm) 169.1 8.4 166.3 7.6 0.32
NDI (/50) 1.9 4.1 11.6 8.9 <0.001
HIT-6 (36–78) 0 - 60.0 9.1 0
STAI – State (20–80) 49.2 2.8 48.1 4.1 0.38
STAI – Trait (20–80) 47.9 4.2 47.1 4.2 0.56
ROM flex-ext (deg) 140.8 20.2 125.7 16.1 0.02
ROM rotation (deg) 146.8 18.4 138.3 16.1 0.16
ROM lat. flexion (deg) 91.8 17.2 90.1 13.9 0.75