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Table 8 Lower extremity test results

From: Technology-assisted stroke rehabilitation in Mexico: a pilot randomized trial comparing traditional therapy to circuit training in a Robot/technology-assisted therapy gym

Lower Limb Scores Group Pre Post Effect size (Cohen’s d) Change
Fugl-Meyer (LE-FM)
Max score is 34
Robotic (n = 10) 23.1 ± 6.37 26.4 ± 4.70 0.59 3.3 ± 3.59
Control (n = 10) 20.1 ± 5.78 20.6 ± 6.41 0.08 0.5 ± 1.71
P Value 0.284 *0.033   *0.035
6 Minute Walk Test
(6MinWT) (meters)
Robotic (n = 10) 214.6 ± 118.46 228.1 ± 126.53 0.11 13.5 ± 35.96
Control (n = 10) 105.5 ± 95.51 107.4 ± 92.42 0.02 1.8 ± 15.80
P Value *0.036 *0.025   0.226
10 Meter Walk Test (10MtsWT)
(seconds)
Robotic (n = 10) 30.9 ± 37.25 26.7 ± 26.20 −0.13 −4.2 ± 13.75
Control (n = 10) 71.9 ± 52.33 74.1 ± 62.25 0.04 2.1 ± 30.57
P Value 0.058 *0.019   0.496
Timed up and Go (TUG)
(seconds)
Robotic (n = 10) 34.9 ± 37.52 31.6 ± 33.05 −0.09 −3.3 ± 6.75
Control (n = 10) 77.1 ± 54.97 78.8 ± 63.39 0.03 1.7 ± 19.21
P Value 0.060 0.051   0.820
  1. *p <0.05 is significant