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Table 1 Demographics and clinical characteristics of the study group

From: The effect of balance training on postural control in people with multiple sclerosis using the CAREN virtual reality system: a pilot randomized controlled trial

Variable Mean (S.D.) P- Value
VR (n = 15) Control (n = 15)  
Age (years) 47.3 (9.6) 43.9 (10.6) 0.433
Gender    
Male 5 6 ---
Female 10 9 ---
Disease duration (years) 11.6 (7.7) 10.4 (6.5) 0.613
Height (cm) 167.4 (7.1) 168.1 (8.8) 0.459
Body mass (kg) 72.8 (11.4) 70.8 (12.5) 0.482
EDSS 4.5 (1.6) 3.9 (1.3) 0.327
Pyramidal 2.7 (0.9) 2.5 (0.8) 0.226
Cerebellar 1.8 (1.0) 1.7 (0.8) 0.241
Sensory 1.4 (1.0) 1.2 (1.0) 0.262
  1. EDSS Expanded disability status scale