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Table 2 Longitudinal changes in terms of clinical scales and gait parameters

From: Changes in leg cycling muscle synergies after training augmented by functional electrical stimulation in subacute stroke survivors: a pilot study

  T1 T2 P-value †
Motricity Index of affected leg [0–100] 75 [8] 91 [17] 0.031*
Trunk Control Test [0–100] 74 [39] 100 [11] 0.031*
Berg Balance Scale [0–56] 29 [30] 42 [13] 0.004*
Functional Independence Measure Motor subscale [13–91] 46 [22] 65 [21] 0.016*
Gait speed (cm/s) 77.0 [48.0] 100.0 [32.0] 0.027*
Step length of affected leg (cm) 49.4 [21.9] 53.2 [18.8] 0.129
Step length of unaffected leg (cm) 49.0 [12.7] 55.5 [14.1] 0.027*
Step time of affected leg (s) 0.70 [0.19] 0.58 [0.05] 0.039*
Step time of unaffected leg (s) 0.65 [0.21] 0.57 [0.08] 0.039*
Double support time of affected leg (s) 0.50 [0.31] 0.37 [0.11] 0.027*
Double support time of unaffected leg (s) 0.49 [0.32] 0.38 [0.11] 0.043*
Swing velocity of affected leg (cm/s) 237.45 [131.76] 284.43 [98.68] 0.039*
Swing velocity of unaffected leg (cm/s) 235.63 [95.60] 291.53 [82.60] 0.027*
  1. Values are presented as median [IQR]; T1 Pre-treatment, T2 Post-treatment. † Wilcoxon signed rank Test. * p-values < 0.05