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Table 1 Characteristics for all participants

From: Reweighting of the sensory inputs for postural control in patients with cervical spondylotic myelopathy after surgery

 CSM groupn = 24Healthy control groupn = 24p-value
Sex (n, male/female)20/414/100.06
Age (years)59.1 ± 10.057.6 ± 8.00.60
Height (cm)165.9 ± 8.3163.9 ± 7.20.38
Weight (kg)71.5 ± 15.267.0 ± 14.20.30
BMI (kg/m2)25.8 ± 4.024.8 ± 3.90.37
Symptoms duration (months)13.6 ± 14.9
Surgical method (anterior /posterior)17/7
Had received physical therapy between 3 and 6 months after surgery?(Yes/ No)4/20
mJOA-LEF (0–7)5.2 ± 1.1
Nurick scale (0–5)2.3 ± 0.6
JOACMEQ-LEF (%)76.5 ± 27.4
  1. BMI Body mass index, mJOA-LEF Lower extremity function of modified Japanese Orthopaedic Association Scale, JOACMEQ-LEF Lower extremity function of Japanese Orthopaedic Association Cervical Myelopathy Evaluation Questionnaire