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Table 1 Baseline characteristics and training parameters

From: Pilot study of Lokomat versus manual-assisted treadmill training for locomotor recovery post-stroke

  Lokomat (n = 8) Manual (n = 8) p value
Age, mean (SD), y 58.6 (16.9) 55.1 (13.6) 0.72a
Women, n (%) 2 (25) 1 (12.5) 1.0b
Time since stroke, mean (SD), mo 43.8 (26.8) 36.8 (20.3) 0.72a
Stroke location, n    
   MCA territory (multiple locations) 3 4 1.0b
   Frontal lobe 0 1 1.0b
   Temporoparietal lobe 1 0 1.0b
   Parietal lobe 1 1 1.0b
   Basal Ganglia 3 1 1.0b
   Thalamus 0 1 1.0b
   Pons 0 1 1.0b
Type of Stroke, n    
   Ischemic 3 5 1.0b
   Hemorrhagic 5 3 1.0b
Left sided hemiparesis, n 4 5 1.0b
LE Fugl-Meyer total score, mean (SD) 83.3 (7.3) 80.6 (6.3) 0.13a
Self-selected walking speed, mean (SD), m/s 0.62(0.31) 0.62 (0.28) 0.80a
Training speed, mean (SD), m/s 0.82 (0.2) 0.67 (0.2) 0.16a
Training BWS, mean (SD) 29.4 (5.9) 31 (9.1) 0.28a
  1. a Mann-Whitney U test;b Fisher's exact test