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Table 1 Participant characteristics (mean ± SD)

From: Adaptation of balance reactions following forward perturbations in people with joint hypermobility syndrome

  JHS (n = 21) GJH (n = 23) NF (n = 22)
Age (years) 33 ± 9 28 ± 6 28 ± 5
Sex (f/m) 18/3 19/4 16/6
Height (cm) 169 ± 8 169 ± 10 172 ± 8
BMI 25.5 ± 5.6 22.9 ± 4.4 22.0 ± 2.8
Beighton Score a,b 6.8 ± 2.1 6.6 ± 1.3 0.3 ± 0.7
Visual analogue score knee pain, scored from 0 to 10 3.2 ± 2.2 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 ± 0.0
  1. asignificant difference between JHS and NF
  2. bsignificant difference between GJH and NF groups
  3. Significance after Bonferroni corrections set at P < .05