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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Neuropathy, claw toes, intrinsic muscle volume, and plantar aponeurosis thickness in diabetic feet

  Peripheral neuropathy Non-neuropathic p-value
Claw toes (N+C+) No claw toes (N+C-) Claw toes (N-C+) No claw toes (N-C-)
Number of subjects 10 10 10 10  
Sex (male/female) 9/1 9/1 7/3 9/1 0.5
Age (years) 60.2 ± 6.0 57.2 ± 5.8 59.9 ± 10.3 56.3 ± 5.7 0.54
Body mass index (kg/m2) 37.6 ± 4.6 34.9 ± 8.3 34.5 ± 4.5 33.9 ± 3.5 0.46
Foot length (mm) 162.2 ± 11.9 158.4 ± 8.1 155.7 ± 11.4 152.7 ± 11.5 0.26
Diabetes duration (years) 9.3 ± 3.8 7.2 ± 5.3 8.0 ± 6.0 4.8 ± 3.6 0.21
HbA1C(%) 6.7 ± 0.7 7.7 ± 0.8 7.8 ± 0.6 7.3 ± 2.0 0.39