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Table 1 Anthropometric parameters, age at menarche, pubic/breast Tanner score, dance background and intensity of training and anatomical anomalies (n = 132)

From: Generalized joint hypermobility, scoliosis, patellofemoral pain, and physical abilities in young dancers

   Mean/percentage SD
Anthropometric parameters and pubertal stage Height (m) 156.79 7.26
Weight (Kg) 47.58 8.47
BMI (Kg/m2) 19.23 2.43
Leg length (cm) RT 83.80 4.37
Leg length (cm) LT 84.03 4.35
Age onset of menarche (Years) 12.55 .85
Percentage of breast Tanner≥3–5 77.3%  
Percentage of pubic Tanner≥3–5 73.5%  
Dance background and intensity of training Number of hours per week last year 10.85 5.23
Number of hours per week this year 13.65 5.04
Average number of hours per day 2.83 1.25
Onset classic ballet (years) 7.25 3.28
Onset other style (years) 7.19 2.81
Onset En-pointe (years) 12.08 1.74
Number of hours per week En-pointe 1.98 1.20
Anatomical anomalies GJH 40.9%  
Scoliosis 28.8%  
Both GJH and Scoliosis 25.8%  
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