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Table 2 Values for accelerometer data and fear-avoidance factors for all patients

From: Patients with severe low back pain exhibit a low level of physical activity before lumbar fusion surgery: a cross-sectional study

  All
n = 118
Women
n = 63
Men
n = 55
Accelerometer dataa
 Time spent in MVPA per week (10-min bouts) 81.7 (116.9) 87.4 (107.9) 75.1 (127.1)
 Time spent in MVPA per week (total accumulated) 197.6 (141.3) 187.6 (134.1) 209.1 (149.7)
 Steps/day 7493.5 (2645.4) 7553.6 (2728.0) 7424.4 (2571.0)
Pain intensity – back (VAS) 61.1 (19.4) 63.3 (17.7) 58.7 (21.0)
Pain intensity – leg (VAS)b 35.4 (29.7) 36.0 (28.8) 34.7 (30.9)
Disability (ODI) 37.8 (12.4) 38.2 (11.7) 35.3 (13.0)
Pain catastrophizing (PCS) 22.8 (8.1) 22.7 (8.1) 22.9 (8.2)
Fear of movement (TSK) 38.1 (8.4) 35.9 (7.7) 40.6 (8.6)
Self-efficacy for exercise (SEES) 61.2 (20.5) 62.6 (20.1) 59.5 (20.9)
Depression (HADS) 5.4 (3.6) 5.4 (2.9) 5.4 (4.3)
Anxiety (HADS) 6.6 (3.7) 6.5 (3.7) 6.7 (3.7)
Health related quality of life (EQ5D index)b 0.49 (0.29) 0.51 (0.28) 0.47 (0.30)
  1. Values correspond to mean (SD)
  2. MVPA physical activity of least moderate-intensity, VAS Visual Analogue Scale, ODI Oswestry Disability Index, PCS Pain Catastrophizing Scale, TSK Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia, SEES Self-Efficacy for Exercise Scale, HADS Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, EQ5D index Health Related Quality of Life
  3. an = 116
  4. bn = 117