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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Muscle activation patterns during backward walking in people with chronic ankle instability

Parameter CAI Control p-value
Age (years) 25.44 (2.39) 25.56 (3.44) 0.57
Height (m) 1.71 (0.11) 1.72 (0.10) 0.82
Weight (kg) 71.69 (13.82) 68.36 (12.44) 0.40
Sex (F/M) 8F/8M 9F/7M 0.72
Forward walking speed (m/sec) 1.05 (0.16) 1.12 (0.10) 0.14
Backward walking speed (m/sec) 0.62 (0.14) 0.63 (0.15) 0.65
Ankle with recurrent sprains (RT/LT) 14/2
Time since last sprain (weeks) 20.5 (18.18)
Ankle Instability Instrument score 6 (1.15)
  1. CAI Chronic ankle instability, RT Right, LT Left