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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the study groups.

From: Gait patterns in Prader-Willi and Down syndrome patients

  PWS patients DS patients Control Group
Participants (M/F) 19 (11/8) 21 (12/9) 20 (10/10)
Age (years) 25.7 ± 6.1 25.7 ± 6.1 33.4 ± 9.6
Height (cm) 153.1 ± 6.90* 149.2 ± 9.10* 173.3 ± 5.01
Weight (Kg) 97.5 ± 19.0* 84.5 ± 10.9* 66.9 ± 8.5
BMI (Kg/m2) 41.3 ± 6.0* 37.2 ± 5.8* 22.8 ± 3.2
*All values are mesn ± sd    
  1. Data are expressed as mean (standard deviation).
  2. + = p < 0.05, PWS GROUP versus DS GROUP; *= p < 0.05 compared with Control Group.