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Table 1 Demographic of study populations

From: Changes in circulating cell-free nuclear DNA and mitochondrial DNA of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Characteristics CT (N = 21) AIS (N = 69) P value
Male Female Male Female  
Case NO 6 15 17 52 0.777
Age (years) 13.17 ± 1.05 14.40 ± 0.75 14.47 ± 0.39 14.27 ± 0.25 0.599a
      0.590b
Major curve Cobb Angle (o) 36.76 ± 4.51 35.40 ± 2.09 0.762
Lenke types 1 11 29
5 4 20
2 1 1
3 0 1
4 1 1
6 0 0
  1. CT control group, AIS adolescent idiopathic scoliosis group, Pa comparison of CT and AIS, Pb comparison of CT-M, CT-F AIS-M and AIS-F