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Table 2 Effect of AFO stiffness on biomechanical gait parameters

From: Modifying ankle foot orthosis stiffness in patients with calf muscle weakness: gait responses on group and individual level

Outcome parameter β0 intercept (S.E) β1 effect stiffness (S.E.) p-value
Model: β0 + β1*stiffness (Nm)
Gait parameters    
 Maximal dorsiflexion angle 20.23 (0.95) - 1.048 (0.137) < 0.001
 Peak ankle power (biological + AFO power) 1.83 (0.109) −0.093 (0.013) < 0.001
 Minimal knee angle −0.59 (1.10) −0.267 (0.126) 0.034
 Maximal knee extension moment −0.14 (0.03) −0.013 (0.006) 0.030
AFO contribution
 Maximal power AFO 0.48 (0.04) −0.001 (0.008) 0.900