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Table 6 Results of Linear Models (Poisson distribution) for the secondary outcome variables; dependent variable score at follow-up; with baseline and post-treatment scores as covariate and group and center as factors

From: Assessment of a taping method combined with manual therapy as a treatment of non-specific chronic low back pain – a randomized controlled trial

Variable Effect Wald Chi2 df p-value Estimate Conf Int low Conf Int high Rate Ratio
LLD group 0.17 1 .68 −0.02 −0.12 0.08 0.98
Schober group 0.006 1 .93 0.007 −0.051 0.048 0.998
FTF group 36,31 1 <.00001 0.222 0.15 0.29 1.25
CPGS group 0.58 1 .44 0.06 −0.09 0.22 1.06
  1. LLD Leg length difference, FTF finger-to-floor distance, CPGS Korff Pain Grading Scale