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Table 3 Walking speed, step length and cadence data

From: Subjects with hip osteoarthritis show distinctive patterns of trunk movements during gait-a body-fixed-sensor based analysis

  Instructed walking speed HC (n = 30) NDL (n = 50) DL (n = 10)
Walking speed Low speed 1.2 (0.1) 0.9 (0.1) 0.8 (0.1)
  Preferred speed 1.6 (0.2) 1.2 (0.2) 1.1 (0.2)
  High speed 1.9 (0.2) 1.4 (0.2) 1.3 (0.3)
Step length Low speed 68.6 (8.6) 60.1 (8.6) 57.3 (8.0)
  Preferred speed 79.7 (11.6) 70.0 (10.9) 65.0 (8.9)
  High speed 90.5 (11.6) 76.6 (12.8) 72.8 (11.3)
Cadence Low speed 102.3 (9.4) 88.7 (11.4) 89.1 (8.4)
  Preferred speed 119.0 (16.4) 99.8 (15.1) 101.3 (20.2)
  High speed 123.6 (11.8) 107.8 (14.0) 110.7 (14.5)
  1. Values are given as mean (SD). Abbreviations: HC, healthy control group; NDL, patients without a Duchenne limp; DL, patients with a Duchenne limp. Walking speed is expressed in m/s, step length in cm and cadence in steps/min.