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Table 4 Patient characteristics tendinopathy patients vs. practice population [19]

From: Incidence and prevalence of lower extremity tendinopathy in a Dutch general practice population: a cross sectional study

  Tendinopathy patients (n = 126) Practice population (n = 10,651)
Gender
Male 41.3 % (95 % CI 32.6–50.0) 49 %
Female 58.7 % (95 % CI 50.0–67.4) 51 %
Mean age 46 years (95 % CI 43–49)* 36 years
Age categories
0–17 4.0 % (95 % CI 0.5–7.4)* 16 %
18–44 42.1 % (95 % CI 33.3–50.8) 48 %
45–64 35.7 % (95 % CI 27.2–44.2)* 26 %
65+ 18.3 % (95 % CI 11.4–25.1)* 9 %
  1. 95 % CI = 95 % confidence interval, *significant for p ≤ 0.05