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Table 4 ADL of the study participants at base-line and with orthosis

From: Development of 3D-printed myoelectric hand orthosis for patients with spinal cord injury

 TaskBase-lineAssisted with orthosisp-value
Functional Independent Measurement (FIM): Self-care
 Eating3.55.40.035
 Grooming1.92.10.549
 Bathing1.51.51.0
 Dressing-Upper Body2.02.01.0
 Dressing-Lower Body1.11.11.0
 Toileting1.31.31.0
 Total Score11.313.40.0004
Spinal Cord Independence Measure (SCIM) III: Self-care
 Eating2.23.40.104
 Bathing0.60.90.166
 Dressing0.90.91.0
 Grooming0.90.91.0
 Total Score4.66.10.027
  1. Bold values indicate statistically significant differences. False discovery rate method was applied to control the multiple testing problem. Besides, the Wilcoxon signed-rank test was used to analyze the improvement of the total ADL scores after wearing the orthosis