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Table 5 Physical activity level before and during follow-up

From: Educational program promoting regular physical exercise improves functional capacity and daily living physical activity in subjects with knee osteoarthritis

  Classification Before 6 months 12 months
EDU (N = 112) Very Active (%) 2.5 16* 18.5*
Active (%) 21 43* 42.5*
Irregularly active A (%) 28.5 19 15.5
Irregularly active B (%) 26 13 14.5
  Sedentary (%) 22 9* 9*
CON (N = 127) Very Active (%) 11.5 22* 25*
Active (%) 42 38.5 39
Irregularly active A (%) 16 15.5 18
Irregularly active B (%) 18 18 11.5
Sedentary (%) 12.5 6 6.5
  1. CON control group, EDU educational program group. Asterisk denotes significant difference from before follow-up in the same group (*P < 0.05). Dagger denotes significant difference from control group during the same period (: P < 0.05)