Skip to main content

Table 2 Results of physical performance tests in each subject group

From: Association between musculoskeletal function deterioration and locomotive syndrome in the general elderly population: a Japanese cohort survey randomly sampled from a basic resident registry

  Age strata (years) Knee extension strength OLS time (sec) Grip strength (kg) SUT TST score 25-qGLFS score
Male 50–59 1.8 (0.5) 51.5 (13.4) 40.0 (6.9) 5 1.6 (0.2) 2.9 (3.5)
  60–69 1.7 (0.5) 46.0 (16.9) 36.8 (6.0) 4 1.5 (0.2) 5.1 (5.6)
  70–79 1.3 (0.4) 24.6 (17.1) 31.1 (5.2) 4 1.4 (0.2) 9.4 (11.1)
  80–89 1.0 (0.4) 13.2 (13.7) 25.1 (5.2) 3 1.1 (0.3) 14.3 (14.1)
Female 50–59 1.4 (0.4) 46.9 (16.2) 25.4 (5.2) 4 1.5 (0.1) 5.0 (4.8)
  60–69 1.2 (0.4) 43.2 (17.0) 21.8 (3.9) 4 1.4 (0.1) 4.4 (4.6)
  70–79 0.9 (0.3) 23.0 (15.9) 20.5 (3.9) 3 1.3 (0.4) 13.9 (15.8)
  80–89 0.8 (0.3) 10.9 (12.4) 17.1 (3.6) 3 1.1 (0.3) 18.9 (14.8)
  1. Note: Values represent mean (standard deviation).
  2. Abbreviations: OLS One-leg standing; SUT Stand-up test; TST Two-step test; 25-qGLFS 25-Question geriatric locomotive function scale