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Table 1 Patient characteristics (n = 9)

From: The Armeo Spring as training tool to improve upper limb functionality in multiple sclerosis: a pilot study

Variable  
Gender (m/f) 4/5
Age (years) 63 ± 10
Disease duration (years) 27 ± 10
Type of MS (RR/SP/PP) 0/6/3
EDSS 7.9 ± 0.5
Trained upper limb (D/ND)* 6/3
  1. Values are mean ± standard deviation, or number.
  2. RR, relapsing remitting; SP, secondary progressive; PP, primary progressive; EDSS, Expanded Disability Status Scale; D, dominant; ND, non-dominant.
  3. * 2 out of 3 non-dominant limbs have become dominant limbs over time because of paralysis of the initial dominant limb.