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Table 2 Results for gait

From: Comparing sagittal plane kinematics and kinetics of gait and stair climbing between hypermobile and non-hypermobile people; a cross-sectional study

  JHS (n=23 for gait activity, n=21 for stair climbing activities) GJH (n=23 in all activities) NF (n=22 in all activities)
Gait activity
 Temporal spatial
 Stride time mean (s)ab 1.21±0.10 1.11±0.07 1.11±0.10
 Velocity mean (m/s)ab 1.01±0.12 1.2±0.15 1.14±0.13
 Stride width mean (m) 0.09±0.02 0.08±0.02 0.08±0.02
 Stride length mean (m)cb 0.73±0.04 0.79±0.06 0.74±0.04
Stair ascent activity
 Stride Width (cm) 31.94 ± 10.58 31.35 ± 9.29 29.43 ± 11.28
 Stance Time (s)ab 1.36 ± 0.71 0.89 ± 0.13 0.94 ± 0.1
 Velocity (cm/s) 2.6 ± 0.9 3.8 ± 1.7 2.7 ± 1.2
Stair descent activity
 Stride Width (cm)b 25.71 ± 2.88 23.94 ± 1.56 25.21 ± 2
 Stance Time (s)ab 1.06 ± 0.26 0.77 ± 0.1 0.82 ± 0.1
 Velocity (cm/s) 4.1 ± 2.6 3.3 ± 1.7 3.1 ± 1.8
  1. a significant difference between JHS and NF groups, asignificant difference between JHS and GJH groups, c significant difference between NF and GJH groups