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Table 2 Types and severity of the symptoms of in the 100 participants with knee problems (measured by the KOOS)

From: Knee problems are common in young adults and associated with physical activity and not obesity: the findings of a cross-sectional survey in a university cohort

Predominant symptoma N (%)
Pain 65 (69.9%)
Locking 7 (7.5%)
Giving way 21 (22.5%)
KOOS subscale Median (IQR)
Pain 89 (78 to 97)
Severity of symptom 82 (75 to 89)
Function, daily living 96 (89.7 to 100)
Function, sports and recreational activities 90 (67.5 to 100)
Quality of life 75 (56 to 88)
  1. a7 missing; KOOS Knee injury and osteoarthritis outcome score, IQR Inter-quartile range