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Table 1 Baseline demographic and clinical characteristics of included patients

From: Hydrodilatation, corticosteroids and adhesive capsulitis: A randomized controlled trial

Variable DIL group (n = 39) Values are mean (SD) or n (n%) within group INJ group (n = 37) Values are mean (SD) or n (n%) within group
Age (years) 52 (7) 51 (6)
Female 26 (67%) 19 (51%)
Duration (months) 7 (4) 7 (4)
Left shoulder 16 (41%) 20 (54%)
Previous FS (other shoulder) 8 (21%) 9 (24%)
Patients with other shoulder problems previously 12 (31%) 21 (57%)
Patients who are smokers 10 (26%) 13 (35%)
Patients undergoing physiotherapy 5 (13%) 8 (22%)
Patients taking analgesics (daily) 11 (28%) 9 (24%)
Patients on sick leave 15 (39%) 25 (68%)